Brown horse with SPANA vet
Brown horse with SPANA vet


Smiling donkeys

Support SPANA this April by voting for us in the My Favourite Voucher Codes Charity Poll

SPANA is one of four charities taking part in the My Favourite Voucher Codes poll this June. The winning charity will receive 20 per cent...

Working donkey spring raffle

Lucky Horseshoe Spring Raffle – Winners Announced!

Congratulations to the winners of our 2022 Lucky Horseshoe Spring Raffle!

Vote for SPANA in the Charity Film Awards 2022!

We’re thrilled to announce that SPANA is a finalist in this year’s Charity Film Awards! Our film, which highlights the essential role of working donkeys,...

Animal charity shop gifts

Save up to 50% in the Happy Hooves sale!

Enjoy up to 50 per cent off our sustainable range of animal-themed cards, gifts and goodies until the end of February 2022.

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Lucky Horseshoe Christmas Raffle – Winners Announced!

Congratulations to the winners of our 2021 Lucky Horseshoe Christmas Raffle!

Donkey receiving treatment for injured leg from SPANA vets.

What is Tetanus?

Tetanus is a non-contagious bacterial infection that, if left untreated, is usually fatal to animals. The condition is also known as ‘lockjaw’ – since the...

Horse being examined and cared for by SPANA vets.

The Most Common Parasites in Animals

While it’s not always possible to avoid parasites in the first place, being able to reduce the risk of infection, identify types of parasites and...

Camels used for tourism, resting in the sand

Sustainable Travel – Why It’s Important

While it is lovely to travel and take in both the history and culture of a place, in today’s world eco travelling ensures the long-term...

A lady dressed in a blouse, skirt and hat holds out a large plate of donkey food for four donkeys

How to Help Animals

If you love them like we do, you’ll want to help animals in every way you can. Whether you’re in the UK or living abroad,...

White calf sits down in hay outside

The Five Freedoms of Animal Welfare

The Five Freedoms of animal welfare present a standard of care that is followed across the globe. Included in the UK government’s Animal Welfare Act...

How to Look After Horses: The Basics

Looking after horses is hard work. Our basic guide on how to take care of a horse is here to help potential owners learn more...

10 Benefits of Shopping Local

From simple reasons like convenience to ones that affect the environment and local economy, here are 10 of the most impactful reasons to shop local...

Get your donkey face mask!

Our adorable donkey face mask is a great way to show your love for animals. All profits go towards helping working animals. Buy yours today!​

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