MEDITERRANEAN MINIATURE DONKEYS

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Scientific Name: Equus africanus asinus Origin: Europe Life Span: 25-35 Years Average Height: 90cm (at the withers)

5 FACTS:

  1. One of a donkey’s favourite pastimes is rolling on the ground
  2. Donkeys are one of the smallest members of the horse family
  3. For centuries people have used donkeys for transportation, and as “guards” for flocks of livestock
  4. Donkey milk is higher in sugar and protein than cows milk. It is not widely drunk by humans, but is sometimes given to infants or used in cosmetics
  5. The miniature Mediterranean Donkey is extremely intelligent and can be very stubborn

You will usually find our Miniature Donkeys outside in The Paddock