Category Archives: Donkeys and working animals

Donkeys

Descended from the wild ass Some 40 million now In the world and mostly Pack animals and how They work hard in hot climates Draught animals they be They eat a lot of grass They eat voraciously. Recently Pakistan Has … Continue reading

Wrong doing and corruption

Some Animals hardly have any rights Other than to work and surely die In Africa more especially In Zimbabwe It is high Time that the poor old donkeys Got a thought or two They are beaten up and badgered Working … Continue reading

Folly’s farm home and rest for Donkeys

I am just one of the donkeys here But what I have to say Is we live a life of riley And love the natural hay We are just outside of Nettledon On a road that winds Its way down … Continue reading

Donkey hell

They walked the beach at Blackpool Giving the children rides Supposedly for twenty years But alas in their insides They harboured quite some cruelty From the owner and her man And her daughter Who all lived in Fir Tree Farmhouse … Continue reading

NOAH and the angels

An alien world Left bereft of hope Imagine a soul It is hard to cope Just inconsolable Undone forlorn In terrible pain One’s mouth clearly torn Terribly injured Thirsty was I I needed the drink And there it did lie … Continue reading

A passing

The concept of the loss of someone Hacks into the heart Whether an animal understands the finality To start Analysing grief As a palpable concern For me is without substance But I feel that I learn From animals that grieving … Continue reading

“Hobnob”

Out there on the highway With traffic speeding fast Nobody was stopping Hear the horns vile blast And “hobnob” was just standing there Hopeful he would be Able to get out of there Somehow to be free From clearly this … Continue reading

3 Tigers 1 DONKEY and one corporation

Three Tigers A Donkey And one corporation Willing to take on GAIA elation At catching 3 Tigers And not using dead meat But a living Donkey Where the flesh is so sweet The Chinese were heartless And unwilling to be … Continue reading

E Jiao (Donkey hide gelatin)

TRaditional Chinese Medicine Creates victims everywhere Millions face the good old chop And hours of true despair The donkeys for example A gentle soul they be A fact of life undeniably Whose possibility Has been to work and laboured long … Continue reading

Fresh donkey meat

Lines of frantic donkeys At the roadside waiting Their turn,to be butchered on the spot Imagine that What goes through their minds See them twitching feel the signs Of nervousness and not knowing Where they are at They are innocence … Continue reading