Albie and Alfie – Donkey
More information about this animal

Alfie the brown and white donkey model is 11 hands and was born in 2013, making him a young character to work with.

Albie the grey donkey model is the taller of the two at 11.2 hands and was born in 2014 and also has a playful character.

Pet Acting/Modelling Ability

Both donkeys are playful yet professional and are happy to wear clothing and accessories. They also have distinct coats and colours which will stand out in any marketing campaign or advertisement role.

The donkey, dating back to 2800 B.C., can be used in a variety of roles and in films are often used to depict ancient times. They are also associated with the nativity which makes them great for any Christmas campaigns and events.

Donkeys tend are not easily startled and have a very keen sense of curiosity. They enjoy experiencing new environments and meeting new people.

Albie and Alfie share their home and live with a variety of different animals including dogs, goats, sheep, pigs, reindeer, ducks and hens. This means that they will be comfortable to work with a range of different animals whilst on set.

Training

Liberty work (freedom training)
Lie down
Can stand on a podium
Will happily lift each leg

Additionally, Alfie is able to bow.

Horse Acting/Modelling Experience

Albie and Alfie have had a lot of experience being in outdoor shows, donkey displays and donkey performances. They have also worked inside onstage and in halls in front of large crowds.

This means that they would be comfortable in a busy environment with a variety of actors and models of all ages. Their liberty training means that they follow instruction well on set.

These two donkeys would be the perfect choice for a wide range of media roles.