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2010 Gedelitu gives birth: it's a girl!

On 15 May 2010, Gedelitu gave birth to a female foal. Mother and daughter are well. The foal has been named Yetengirt, which is an Amharic name meaning 'amazing'.

Gedelitu with Yetengirt (at eight days old) - Empress Mentewab School (under construction) is in the background
Gedelitu with Yetengirt (at eight days old) - Empress Mentewab School (under construction) is in the background


Gedelitu is a blind donkey. She was rescued in Gondar city in January 2010 and moved to Dib Bahir shortly afterwards. For more information, see the NEWS item about her below (Blind Donkey Rescue: Gedelitu).

Please make a donation to Kate to help her pay for Gedelitu's and Yetengirt's care. See the GIVE section for details.