Enjoy a calming and happy experience caring for donkeys in a sanctuary in Antigua and Barbuda

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Antigua-et-Barbuda

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  • Description

    Description

    This is a registered animal welfare charity on the beautiful island of Antigua in the eastern Caribbean, located approximately 250 miles south east of Puerto Rico. The charity has been in existence since 1991. We operate a small-animal (dogs & cats) shelter, pet adoption programs, humane education, low-cost spay/neuter clinics, in addition to a donkey sanctuary where we offer a permanent home to approximately 150 donkeys.

  • Type d'aide

    Type d'aide

    Aide à la ferme
    Aide avec les animaux
    Tourisme

  • Echange culturel et opportunités d'apprendre

    Echange culturel et opportunités d'apprendre

    We work hard but we love what we do. Caring for the animals, including the donkeys, is a very calming and happy experience for our volunteers and for the animals themselves! Our volunteers are able to offer the animals time and attention that we sometimes are too busy to provide them. Our volunteers always seem to enjoy themselves and want to return.

  • Aide

    Aide

    We need help with all aspects of animal care: cleaning corrals; fence repairs; cleaning and feeding the dogs and cats; socializing kittens and pups; walking dogs; introducing visitors to the donkeys; brushing donkeys; assisting with intake and release of spay/neuter patients.

  • Langues parlées

    English: Courant

  • Hébergement

    Hébergement

    We provide a pretty studio apartment with two single beds and a bathroom with a shower. There is a microwave, small fridge and a 2-burner cook-top. Other than coffee, tea and bottled drinking water we are unable to provide food but we are happy to take volunteers shopping whenever necessary.
    There is free WiFi, an available computer and good internet access. The studio is located on the compound close to the donkey petting area.

  • Autres infos...

    Autres infos...

    We are located in a rural area and although there is a bus to town, it does not operate very frequently. We have an old but reliable Suzuki Carry van available for trips to the beach, store, etc. It is manual transmission and a valid driver's licence from your home country is necessary. Antigua has many wonderful beaches and activities such as swimming with sting rays, kayaking and zip-lining.

    We pick up and deliver volunteers to and from the airport which is about half an hour away.

  • Informations complémentaires

    Informations complémentaires

    • Accès Internet

    • Accès Internet limité

      Accès Internet limité

    • Nous avons des animaux

    • Nous sommes fumeurs

    • Familles bienvenues

  • Combien de volontaires pouvez-vous accueillir ?

    Combien de volontaires pouvez-vous accueillir ?

    Deux

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    Nombre d'heures attendues

    Maximum 3 hours a day, 5 days a week (no food provided)

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Échange culturel: (4.3)

Communication: (5.0)





N° de référence hôte : 618894281881