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Burro- Taxi Mijas

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Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
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Mijas donkey taxi

Unloved ,uncared for , tied up all day in hot sun without food or water . Look very neglected . I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sylvia S
Skipton, England, United Kingdom
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
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Avenida Virgen de La Pena s / n, 29650, Mijas, Spain
+34 627 02 69 58
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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
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

2  Thank Sylvia S
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
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
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
Reviewed 13 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
Reviewed 1 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
Reviewed 21 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
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
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

It's all well and good people making a living but when you see depressed, frustrated donkeys standing for hours and hours at a time, no water nearby, no grass to stand on just the concrete ground near a shed that they live in, you wonder...More

6  Thank Annaliese B
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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
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!