The thoroughbred, named War Celeste, was found on a farm last year alongside 10 other horses.
The much-loved mule had been experiencing problems with his liver.
The ISPCA have rescued a donkey with a rope collar "severely embedded" into its nose and chin.
If you need to put things in perspective then have a look at the smiles of eight-year-old Ruby O’Rourke from Cobh, Co Cork, as she enjoys her visit to Donkey Sanctuary in Liscarroll thanks to the Make a Wish Foundation.
Paddy Barrett set up and ran the Donkey Sanctuary for 27 years, rescuing and housing the abandoned, but now he’s retiring and the next generation will continue the good work, says Arlene Harris
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