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Burro- Taxi Mijas

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Avenida Virgen de La Pena s / n, 29650, Mijas, Spain
+34 627 02 69 58
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SHOCKING ANIMAL CRUELTY!!!

I have VISITED the wonderful village of Mijas Pueblo for five years running now and I'm sad to say... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
MrsB231
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Durham, United Kingdom
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Poor donkeys

I can't believe in this day and age that this is still aloud poor donkeys tethered so tight they... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Oliverrosebiggs
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5 days ago
“SHOCKING ANIMAL CRUELTY!!!”
1 week ago
“Poor donkeys”
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Avenida Virgen de La Pena s / n, 29650, Mijas, Spain
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+34 627 02 69 58
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have VISITED the wonderful village of Mijas Pueblo for five years running now and I'm sad to say that the cruelty to the donkeys there just gets worse each year. Not only are these beautiful, defenseless animals tethered tightly to the walls for hours...More

1  Thank MrsB231
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can't believe in this day and age that this is still aloud poor donkeys tethered so tight they are unable to move there heads I saw one of the donkey owners punch the donkey in the stomach and on speaking to people in the...More

Thank Oliverrosebiggs
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unloved ,uncared for , tied up all day in hot sun without food or water . Look very neglected . I love Mijas but get upset when I see the donkeys as the owners don't care Neither do the town hall .it seems like a...More

3  Thank Sylvia S
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Do not use these poor donkeys to carry you aroind Mijas they are tied up all day and cannot move.Take a walk round instead and save these poor donkeys from struggling in the heat.ots very upsetting to see the donkeys and we will not be...More

5  Thank Amanda L
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The poor donkeys are tightly bound and have no access to fresh water or the opportunity to access a field. The stable conditions look poor and many of the donkeys look in poor shape. I don’t see how you can experience any fun doing this.

6  Thank ems852015
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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Back in 2016 I wrote about the great animal abuse going on in Mijas Pueblo. I even complained to the town hall and was told that improvement is forthcoming. Now 2 years later I see this horrendous animal abuse still going on. This must be...More

11  Thank heinzalbert
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

They are tied up tight and I have it on good authority, they are never allowed to lie down at night. They are tied up tight then, also. Natives call the Donkey owners, the Mafia. And the Town Hall does nothing about the animal's welfare,...More

6  Thank kpnut0072017
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

The donkeys may look sweet and cuddly but they are not treated well! They are kept in dark, airless "stables" at night and tightly tied up in the daytime waiting for the tourists to ride them and wreck their backs. Once there backs are bent...More

8  Thank Ceejayblue
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

Echoing what everyone else has said, don't pay for these poor animals to continue to be mistreated. The Spanish are a great people but so many have zero compassion for the wellbeing of animals, the only way to halt this is to hit them in...More

5  Thank Steviefull
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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Mijas would be such a pleasant place to visit if the didn’t have the donkeys, instead I had all 3 of my children in tears as you can actually see how depressed the donkeys are and how tightly bound they are so they can’t move....More

5  Thank Vicki S
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sally l
18 July 2018|
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Response from Amanda L | Reviewed this property |
Its so cruel,these poor donkeys should be grazing in a field ,not carrying people around in extreme heat and being left tied up unable to move backwards or forwards its shocking .I can’t believe people actually still use... More
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sally l
23 December 2015|
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Response from Lesley. H |
It's now 2017 and still going on! Outrageous, outdated and cruel! DO NOT use them!
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