Projects

Title Applicant(s) Researcher(s) Date
Reference Intervals for Biochemical and Haematological Parameters in Mature Domestic Donkeys (Equus Asinus) in the UK Harriet Brooks Brownlie 2 May 2011 - 29 July 2015
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 1 March 2014 - 28 February 2015
Essential oils in the management of the donkey louse, Bovicola ocellatus Richard Wall Lauren Ellse 4 October 2010 - 31 December 2014
Molecular characterisation of cerebral trypanosomiasis in working equidae in the Gambia. David Sutton Demelza Kingston 1 October 2013 - 1 October 2014
Efficacy of trypanocidal agents in field conditions in working equidae in The Gambia: A prospective clinical study David Sutton Alexandra Rafferty 1 May 2013 - 1 May 2014
Investigation of Asinine Pulmonary Fibrosis Bruce McGorum Amy Miele 1 October 2010 - 1 October 2013
Insecticide resistance in lice at The Donkey Sanctuary; strategies to mitigate its effects Richard Wall Lauren Ellse 1 October 2010 - 30 September 2013
Epidemiologic and molecular analysis of sarcoid cases in a herd of donkeys in Northern Italy Sabine Brandt 1 October 2011 - 1 February 2013
Out of Africa – evaluation of bioactive plant extracts for endoparasite control Laura Peachey 1 October 2010 - 30 November 2012
Effectiveness of Pyrantel treatment in donkeys: Evidence for resistance Hany Elsheikha Edwina Lawson 1 September 2011 - 30 November 2011
Quantifying the comparative efficacy of sustainable parasite control programmes Matthew Denwood Anna Moore 1 April 2010 - 31 October 2011
Pain recognition in donkeys Neville G. Gregory Gabriela Olmos 1 February 2009 - 30 October 2011
A seroepidemiological study of African horse sickness in Limuru and Lari districts, Kenya David Kihurani Mary Gichure Nyambura 1 April 2010 - 31 July 2011
Risk factors for the development of hyperlipaemia in a population of donkeys Faith A. Burden 1 June 2009 - 30 April 2011
Epidemiology and control of donkey trypanosomiasis and their vectors in the Lamu Islands 1 December 2008 - 1 April 2010
Dental disease in donkeys: frequency and association with colic and body condition Gina L. Pinchbeck Ruth Cox 14 March 2005 - 31 March 2007
Gastric ulcers in donkeys: Prevalence and effect of diet Faith A. Burden 1 September 2005 - 1 September 2006
Donkey welfare standards on milk/meat farms in Italy Michela Minero
Control of biting flies of donkeys using fly traps Richard Wall Charlotte Chivers
Effects of donkey-assisted therapy on children with autism Michelle Witham Jones
Understanding the Socio-economic impact of donkeys
Improving sarcoid management: an epidemiological and molecular approach Lubna Nasir Sarah Jones
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
Equidae Hindgut Anaerobic Fungi: A key unexplored taxa of central importance to dietary fibre degradation. Joan E. Edwards
Protection from the elements: A comparative study of shelter use, hair density and heat loss in donkeys, horses and mules Britta Osthaus Leanne Proops