Cats and dogs aren't the only animals in need of adoption.
Some donkeys from Texas were brought to Stafford Springs in hopes that they could find a good home.
Eyewitness News went to the Foster Hill Farm on Friday to film a Lost & Pound segment.
Liz Bennett of Bandit's Place provided some interesting facts about the animals.
"You normally think of donkeys has being gray with the cross things on their backs," Bennett said. "Legend has it is that the reason donkeys have the cross on their back is because one carried Mary when she was pregnant with Jesus into Bethlehem."
Here's a list of donkey resources for folks interested in adopting:
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