Category Archives: Donkeys and working animals


A donkey mangled on the street And speeding rickshaw Trying to cheat Time the passenger Sadly late Lambert into Lolo’s Gentle gait head and necks wounds Lacerations Cuts and bruises Her location on the street A mass of sores She … Continue reading


A gentle soul hardworking All his days His owner was of unsound mind With wrathful indignant ways Too many bursts of anger A frightful man was he Gnashing teeth and fury Was often how he be Poor “Veeru” always working … Continue reading

The little white donkey

Imagine falling down a hole And landing in a pile Of sewage in the darkness Of ourse that so vile To contemplate the feeling Underneath the ground To have fallen into a septic tank And Luckily not to have drowned … Continue reading


Lance was looking poorly Front and back leg torn Left tied up and neglected The flesh alas was worn Bleeding terribly painful Standing all the day Just left there really to bleed out Whilst most looked the other way We … Continue reading


We got a call from someone A donkey sadly had collapsed and was lying in a shed Clearly feeling bad Plastic rope around his legs Had torn into the skin Wounding them and exposing them To flies that had crawled … Continue reading

April the donkey

There she was the worse for wear A gaping hole A soulful stare A Jennet suffering all could see And probably feel that agony She was in a dishevelled state Abandoned to her probable fate Death was close One had … Continue reading

BIRJU scalded and left to die

They found him by the roadside Wounded and bleeding he Just looking at his injuries I cried how can they be So very very terrible Who allowed so much neglect Scalded him with boiling water And the street dirt did … Continue reading

Genevieve and her dear Mother

An innocent baby Guiltless and cute Was attacked by some dogs And one hungry brute Bit into the baby Savaged her so Clearly the agony Daily did grow Bleeding and sore They used haldi to try And stop the bleeding … Continue reading


Harrowing scenes of horror And cruelty exist It’s incredulous to imagine That staff there Don’t resist The frustration they are showing Where is their conscience they Have a job to organise Slaughtering every day Sheep and lambs are sadly Beaten … Continue reading


Twenty five years Of everything A donkey Ever needs Greetings on a lovely day When truth of course Succeeds A donkey loved and cared for When so many still Abroad Are worked Are ridden If only like me A sweet … Continue reading