DDS describe donkey’s death as a terrible act of cruelty

The Manager of the Donegal Donkey Sanctuary has described the condition of a Donkey discovered in Fanad as one of the worst cases of cruelty he has ever seen.

Following a tip-off, the weakened animal was found barely conscious and lying in 18 inches of slurry in a derelict building in the townland of Arraheera.

The animal was taken away and seen by a vet, however it died a short time later.

A Garda investigation has been launched with the manager of the DDS, Danny Curran urging anyone with any information to pass it on to gardai:

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