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IDS Winners at 2020 Virtual Online Shows

The Irish Donkey Society’s members played a huge role in a number of Virtual Shows that happened in 2020, being winners and runners up in many categories.

RDS Virtual Show

RDS 2020

The Donkey Exhibition on the Sunday took place virtually on Facebook, we were overwhelmed with the 47 entries, from all over Ireland. From both members and non-members. The RDS finalists on the Sunday were, Clare Heneghan x2 made the shortlist. Marnie Squires, Caroline Giles-Lee x4 made shortlist and Suzi Truesdale x2. The overall winner was Suzi Truesdale, with Ratallagh Daisy, an 8 year old mare. Suzi is a keen member of the IDS from Cloughey in County Down and we all have happy memories of her other donkey Mr Pablo driving around the main arena at last year’s display.


Cork Virtual Summer Show

The Cork Show was the first virtual show for IDS members, and it was wonderful for us to be showing again, which we have missed. All the winners were members of the IDS and results as follows. Attached are photos of preparation and the videos of the winners are on Cork’s website.


Male Class:
1st – Anne McHenry with Nicki
2nd – Kinedale Donkeys with Cúchulainn of Kinedale
3rd – Kinedale Donkeys with Kinedale President Peanut

Female Class:
1st – Kinedale Donkeys with Silver Jubilee of Kinedale and her 3 day old foal, Kinedale Lord of Telmar
2nd – Caroline Giles-Lee with Holly
3rd – Kinedale Donkeys with Kinedale Silver Solstice

1st – Kinedale Donkeys with Kinedale Little Lion Man

1st – Anne McHenry and Blossom
2nd – Kinedale Donkeys and Remus of Kinedale

Virtual Perth Show in Scotland

A few members of the IDS entered Perth’s Virtual Agricultural Show.

Kinedale Donkeys came in Reserve with Kinedale President Peanut and attached is the rosette and congratulations from Perth.

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