Muffin is a little mule (half pony, half donkey). He has in-between-sized ears, a sticky-up (long) donkey mane and a pony body. You’ve heard the saying ‘stubborn as a mule’ well, they knew Muffin!! He looks sweet and innocent, but can be very determined and you have to meet him halfway. Despite his size, he’s a very big character and lots of fun to have around. He makes a half ‘neigh’ and half ‘eeyore’ sound (his very own ‘neighore’) due to being a donkey/pony cross. His call always makes people stop and laugh – as do his short legs, which look rather too small for his barrel of a body (though you must never let him know you’ve noticed this!)
Despite being well into his twenties, Muffin is a healthy fellow, which is just as well, as he’s not at all keen on being treated by the vet.
These days Muffin shares a field with donkeys Banjo and Coco and our smaller ponies. He’s a very special animal (he even writes our Blog) and kindly shares his time with both sides of him – some days mingling with the ponies and others chilling with the donkeys. He takes his responsibilities to his ‘public’ very seriously and is always available for you to see him.+ Add to basket
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Our most inquisitive (AKA nosey!) donk
The one-horse job-creation scheme, always rolling in mud
Terrified when he came to the sanctuary, now growing in confidence
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High quality cohesive stretch bandage wrap.
Just like us our ponies need to have their teeth checked.
Helps our horses’ and ponies’ all-round health
Flies are a real bother for all ponies and donkeys.
Ponies need their feet trimming every 4-6 weeks.
Integrated, multi-modality method of equine massage.
Non invasive holistic technique.
Gives optimum levels of vits, mins and amino acids for our ponies.
We always need these in stock.
Our ponies love these licks.