As the worst swarms of locusts in 25 years continue to threaten food supplies in parts of East Africa, the Middle East and Asia, donkey owners in Kenya have been desperately trying to protect their animals from biting flies, using human clothes to offer protection.
Travel Association ABTA has updated its Animal Welfare Guidelines Manual with guidance from Brooke regarding the welfare of horses, donkeys and mules in tourist destinations.
Earlier this year, Brooke's Ambassador - Youth Focus travelled to Kenya to see our vital work in the country.
Equestrian YouTuber This Esme, famous for her horsey videos and vlogs, has been announced as Brooke’s new Ambassador, with a focus on inspiring young people to get involved with the charity.
Brooke Patron and newscaster Alastair Stewart, comedian Rory Bremner, presenter Jan Leeming and theatre star Jodie Prenger attended Brooke’s second annual Christmas Carol Service at the Old Royal Naval College Chapel in Greenwich on Tuesday 17 December.
Midsomer Murders star and long-term Brooke supporter John Nettles has leant his voice to the charity’s urgent TV appeal for a second time.
Brooke supporters raised £24,027 during the UK's biggest match funding campaign, The Big Give Christmas Challenge.
In what’s thought to be a first outside of Europe, Senegal will offer an accredited certification in farriery from early 2020, thanks to work by Brooke West Africa.
'Donkeys Better Alive' - Brooke East Africa, ran a two day conference in Nairobi to raise awareness of donkey skin trade. Fuelled by a demand from China, it is having a devastating impact on donkeys and their owners.
Leading animal welfare charities recently came together in Bali, Indonesia to support governments in continuing efforts to improve the welfare of working equids.