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11 June 2019

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.

31 May 2019

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.

8 May 2019

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.

Sokone shelter
25 March 2019

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.