Projects

Title Applicant(s) Researcher(s)
A seroepidemiological study of African horse sickness in Limuru and Lari districts, Kenya David Kihurani Mary Gichure Nyambura
An investigation to determine and potentially influence the main drivers for the relinquishment (to charities) and abandonment of donkeys on the island of Ireland. Joseph A. Collins
Control of biting flies of donkeys using fly traps Richard Wall Charlotte Chivers
Dental disease in donkeys: frequency and association with colic and body condition Gina L. Pinchbeck Ruth Cox
Development and quantitative validation of improved sustainable donkey parasite control programmes (extension): Creation and comprehensive validation of a general monitoring and control system for donkey endoparasites Matthew Denwood
Donkey welfare standards on milk/meat farms in Italy Michela Minero
Effectiveness of Pyrantel treatment in donkeys: Evidence for resistance Hany Elsheikha Edwina Lawson
Effects of Donkey Assisted Therapy on Children with Autism Michelle Witham Jones
Efficacy of trypanocidal agents in field conditions in working equidae in The Gambia: A prospective clinical study David Sutton Alexandra Rafferty
Epidemiologic and molecular analysis of sarcoid cases in a herd of donkeys in Northern Italy Sabine Brandt
Epidemiology and control of donkey trypanosomiasis and their vectors in the Lamu Islands
Equidae Hindgut Anaerobic Fungi: A key unexplored taxa of central importance to dietary fibre degradation. Joan E Edwards
Essential oils in the management of the donkey louse, Bovicola ocellatus Richard Wall Lauren Ellse
Gastric ulcers in donkeys: Prevalence and effect of diet Faith A. Burden
Improving sarcoid management: an epidemiological and molecular approach Lubna Nasir Sarah Jones
Insecticide resistance in lice at The Donkey Sanctuary; strategies to mitigate its effects Richard Wall Lauren Ellse
Investigation of Asinine Pulmonary Fibrosis Bruce McGorum Amy Miele
Molecular characterisation of cerebral trypanosomiasis in working equidae in the Gambia. David Sutton Demelza Kingston
Out of Africa – evaluation of bioactive plant extracts for endoparasite control Laura Peachey
Pain recognition in donkeys Neville G. Gregory Gabriela Olmos
Protection from the elements: A comparative study of shelter use, hair density and heat loss in donkeys, horses and mules Britta Osthaus Leanne Proops
Quantifying the comparative efficacy of sustainable parasite control programmes Matthew Denwood Anna Moore
Risk factors for the development of hyperlipaemia in a population of donkeys Faith A. Burden
Understanding the Socio-economic impact of donkeys