Facts about Donkeys
- They are the smallest animal in the equine family.
- They are stronger then horses for their size
- Donkeys can live into their 30′s and some can reach into their 40′s or 50;s
- Donkeys do not like to be alone. They are herd animals and they will need another donkey, horses or goats
- Donkeys do not have natural ‘waterproof’ coats like horses and so must have access to shelter.
- Horses are flight animals, donkeys, however, will simply freeze when frightened.
- Most people don t relies that donkeys have an incredible memory. They can recognize donkeys and areas they have been before, even if it was years ago.
- They have tough hooves so don’t need shoes like horses.
- You should avoid high protean and alfalfa