21 Gifts for Donkey Lovers
These gentle, hee-hawing and long-suffering animals may be seen as less glamorous than their steed cousins, but they are still loved by so many people.
If you’re looking for a gift for a donkey devoted person in your life, check out our list of twenty-one donkey gifts for ideas and inspiration.
We’ve collated a selection of brilliant gifts that will ensure you don’t make an ass of yourself when they unwrap what you’ve bought for them!
Check out our pick of the best donkey gifts below.
Adopt A Donkey Gift Box
This thoughtful gift allows you to adopt a donkey on a farm in Oxfordshire for 12 months, with the proceeds going to towards the care of neglected and abused donkeys. The pack comes with a welcome letter, heaps of informative leaflets, an infographic poster and adoption registration instructions.
Once they’ve registered their adoption, they will receive regular updates and news about their special donkey.
Funny Donkey Print
Printed onto high quality 250gsm card, this fun art print would make a cheeky addition to a bathroom or downstairs loo.
The print is available in a range of sizes from 6″ x 4″ up to A3 and you can choose your preferred text option when going through to the checkout.
Donkey in Glasses Print
This item is a digital download, so you can print it out on your own choice of card or paper, frame it and then surprise your loved one with a fantastic gift that is sure to make them smile. The design features a black and white illustration of a fluffy donkey wearing a coloured pair of thick-rimmed glasses.
The print would make a great addition to a nursery, playroom, bedroom or living room.
Cute Donkey Notebook
The leather-feel hardback cover features a stunning illustration of an adorable donkey’s face designed by the talented animal artist Wendy Shuardson. The intricately detailed portrait showcases the donkey’s trademark big ears, kind eyes and fluffy mane that we all know and love. The 15cm x 11cm notebook has approximately 196 lined pages and a cream ribbon.
The handmade notebook was produced with care and attention and would make a beautiful gift for someone who is devoted to donkeys.
Donkey Print Wash Bag
This is a limited edition wash bag, featuring a gorgeous design by the talented artists Selina-Jayne Designs. Produced within an exclusive run of just 250 editions, each wash bag comes with a Certificate of Authenticity signed by Selina-Jayne alongside the limited edition number.
The design features an adorable donkey-themed pattern printed onto high-quality close-weave polyester.
Fabric Donkey Doorstop
Made from a hard-wearing fabric and weighing 850g, this sturdy door stop is ready to prop open any door around the house.
With detail featuring a furry mane and tail, dangly legs and those trademark floppy ears, it’s one of the best donkey gifts for that special someone in your life.
Novelty Donkey Glasses Holder
Easily one of the most unique donkey gifts out there, it’s made from durable resin and features a notch in the donkey’s head which allows a pair of glasses to balance perfectly as if the donkey is wearing the glasses.
This glasses holder would make an ideal gift for someone who is always losing their glasses because they’ll never forget where they are if the donkey is looking after them!
The donkey charm measures 1.2cm tall by 1.9cm wide and is available in sterling silver, yellow gold plated sterling silver or rose gold plated sterling silver.
The chain length is also available in a variety of lengths, so you can choose a style that your gift recipient will suit the most.
Cute Animal Tote Bag
They are a loveable creature, and it’s no surprise that people are so drawn to them. Treat a donkey devotee to this ‘I Like Animals More Than People’ tote bag so they can let the whole world know their secret.
Made from 100% cotton, there are a variety of vibrant colours to choose from, so you can pick one that will suit your recipient the most.
Made from a soft, fuzzy and warm fleece fabric, these novelty slippers are the ultimate cosy accessory to wear around the house when the weather gets chilly.
The soles are made from an anti-slip ethylene-vinyl acetate to ensure they don’t slide around the floor too much.
Donkey Print Socks
The unisex socks come in a variety of sizes and are made from a cotton, polyamide and elastane blend to offer a comfortable fit. The design on these colourful and crazy socks feature a donkey pattern on one and a dangling carrot on the other.
So, brighten up a loved one’s wardrobe by treating them to this pair of eccentric socks for their next birthday or Christmas present.
Donkey Thermal Mug
Made in the UK from recycled plastic, the 350ml capacity thermal mug features the ‘Donkey Selfie at Swanage Pier’ illustration by Lucy’s Farm.
It has a double-walled design to ensure hot drinks are kept hot for longer and the screw fix lid guarantees there are no accidental spillages whilst out and about with this lovely travel mug.
Natural Stone Donkey Coaster
Handmade from tumbled marble, each coaster measures 10x10cm and has a protective seal to protect the design from water and heat. There back of the coaster is lined with a layer of cork to protect the furniture from abrasion and to make sure it doesn’t slip around.
Each piece of marble varies slightly in colour and texture, and the edges are somewhat uneven and distressed to create an authentic rustic feel.
Wrendale by Royal Worcester Donkey Mug & Coaster
This dishwasher and microwave safe mug has a different hand-drawn illustration on the front and back, as well as on the inner rim. The stunning design originated from British artist Hannah Dale, who is inspired by the animals and wildlife residing in the Lincolnshire countryside.
A donkey enthusiast will love sipping a warm cosy drink from this beautiful Wrendale design mug and coaster set.
Crazy Donkey Lady Funny Mug
This fun mug features a graphic of a cute donkey alongside the statement “Beware Crazy Donkey Lady” printed on both sides.
Your donkey obsessed loved one will be able to enjoy a cosy cup of coffee, tea, or hot chocolate from this mug which lets the whole world know just how crazy she is about donkeys!
Donkey Cookie Cutters
The cutters could also be used in the craft and hobby area as stencils for the shaping of clay, salt dough or cutting around coloured card.
These donkey themed gifts would make a fantastic present for a loved one who dabbles in baking or loves getting crafty.
Don’t Be A Donkey Game
The aim of the game is to collect four matching cards in your hand and quickly grab a carrot before they all run out.
If you miss out, you’re one step closer to becoming a donkey! Lose three times, and you’ll have a set of donkey ears, a donkey nose and no dignity left in this fun-filled action game.
Flopsie Donkey Plush Toy
Made with high-quality plush fabrics and filled with beans, this sumptuously soft donkey toy is a sought after collectable from a whole range of animal toys.
The bean bag body, along with the fluffy tail and mane make this one incredibly cuddly donkey that would make an excellent gift for both children and adults.
The Wonky Donkey Children’s Book
The Wonky Donkey is a delightful children’s book that will have both the kids and adults in stitches as they read all about the adventures of a one-eyed, three-legged donkey.
This best-seller book features catchy rhymes written by Craig Smith and fabulous illustrations by artist Katz Cowley, and it would make a fantastic gift for a particular donkey devotee in your life.
The Dinky Donkey Book and Toy
The second story in this series follows the antics of the Wonky Donkey’s daughter, Dinky Donkey, using more playful rhyming verses by Craig Smith and beautifully illustrated once more by Katz Cowley.
This gift also comes with a super cute cuddly baby donkey toy that will help to bring the story alive as children and adults read along.
Winnie the Pooh Snuggletime Eeyore Soft Toy
This soft and cuddly Eeyore Snuggletime toy would make a lovely gift for a particular person in your life who loves all things donkey.
Made from sumptuously soft fabric, this Eeyore has been created especially for children (and also adults) to cuddle and snuggle until their heart is content!