A grant of £90,000 from the Elise Pilkington Charitable Trust will enable Brooke to make sustainable change to the lives of an estimated 350,000 working horses, donkeys and mules across 68 equine fairs in India over the next three years.
Charlotte Dujardin is supporting Brooke’s second annual Hack to Remember Day on Sunday 7 July, which urges riders across the UK to come together on the same day, donate and hack out in memory of horses, donkeys and mules of the past.
On World Donkey Day, the International Coalition for Working Equids (ICWE) welcomed the World Organisation for Animal Health’s (OIE) 3 May statement calling for better implementation of OIE standards to help protect the welfare of donkeys – and the people who rely on them - which are currently at risk due to the global trade in donkey skins, especially in Africa.
National disaster response plans in Guatemala will now include protocol for the care of animals thanks to an idea formulated by Brooke’s partner, ESAP.
Brooke has enlisted ‘Dragons’ Den’ star Deborah Meaden, equestrian Gemma Tattersall and photographer Matthew Seed to judge a brand new photography competition for 2019.
A survey has found that almost a quarter of pet owners in the UK have gone overdue on their animals' regular vaccinations.
Research by Brooke has identified the vital link between the welfare of cart donkeys working in waste management in Pakistan and the livelihoods of their owners.
Brooke is supporting local services to tackle an outbreak of a fast-spreading disease among donkeys across West Africa.
Brooke West Africa marked the opening of a new equine shelter in Mekhe, Senegal on 27 December 2018. The shelter, which is close to the local market will provide owners and working horses, donkeys and mules with vital shade and water.
Brooke has announced Huufe as its official tracking app for MyHackathon 2019.