Founder of the Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue has a strong bond with his dogs. These two Bonnie and Butch along with a third partner herd the donkeys to capture so they may be relocated to rescues across the United States. Photo by Teri Nehrenz.

PVDR’s Mark Meyers is one of the ten finalists for CNN’s Heroes of the Year.  The winner gets $100,000 for their charity.

PVDR is an outstanding donkey and mule rescue and sanctuary that has saved thousands of equines, including more than 100 here in AZ.
You can vote up to 10 vote each day for any of the ten finalists.  Just go to  They could do a world of good for donkeys and mules with $100,000!  Please consider voting for them.

Christmas with the Donkeys-Lori Bane