Reasons to Adopt from Longhopes 2017-12-12T22:22:16+00:00

Why Choose Longhopes?

The Longhopes Difference: Donkey skills, Donkey wellness, Transparency, Lifetime support

We have more than 18 years of experience matching donkeys with adopters. We will help you find the perfect donkey for YOU! At Longhopes, we want you to handle and spend time with the donkeys before adoption and can help teach you the skills you need to care for your donkeys.

Donkey skills:

All of our donkeys are handled regularly and have ground skills for:

  • Haltering and leading
  • Loading in a trailer
  • Standing for grooming and petting
  • Standing and picking up feet for hoof care
  • Standing for fly spray and fly masks

Donkey health and wellness:

  • Our donkeys are up-to-date on vaccinations
  • Our donkeys are regularly dewormed
  • Our jacks have been castrated so you don’t risk unwanted breeding
  • Our donkeys have their hooves trimmed regularly
  • Our adult donkeys have received full dental treatment
  • Our donkeys are personable and friendly


  • We will provide you with the donkey’s complete history and medical record before the adoption
  • Everything we know about the donkey, you will know about the donkey

Lifetime support:

  • You have the benefit of our 18+ years of donkey experience!
  • We are always available for support and to answer any questions about your donkeys
  • We will allow the donkeys to be returned or exchanged if the adoption is unsuccessful
View our available donkeys!