Anita Miles DipAMT,Massvap,Airvap
Equine & Canine Musculoskeletal Therapist.
Our Anita is the specialist that keeps our Donkeys muscles and bones in top condition.The photos below show her working on Maggie who was suffering with a frozen shoulder.
Our Vet is Paul Legerton BVSc (Hons) Cert EP MRCVS from Holnest Park Equine
Paul’s extensive experience, knowledge and care make him our special “trusted Vet”
Some pictures of Paul using his dentistry equipment for their regular check up.
Another member of our trusted crew is Lynda Swindells
(Master Saddle Fitting Consultant MSFC & The Society Master Saddlers) of Wessex Saddles
The pictures show Lynda fitting new saddles, prior having spent around an hour with each donkey measuring using templates. Checking the fit with and without the “pad” (which is always present when the donkey is working). The saddles are checked by the crew every time they are fitted with Lynda checking every 6 months.
Daniel Barrett from Little Bredy is our Farrier.
As can be seen in the picture Daniel has the very important job of caring for our Donkey’s Hooves