Sardinian Donkey

Scientific Name Equus asinus Common Name Sardinian Donkey Care Level Moderate Lifespan 25-30 years Adult Size 90-100 cm at the withers Diet Herbivore (grass, hay, grains) Origin Sardinia, Italy Temperament Friendly, Gentle, Intelligent History & Domestication The Sardinian Donkey, as its name suggests, originates from the Italian island of Sardinia. This unique breed holds a special place in the hearts […]

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Burro

Scientific Name Equus asinus Common Name Burro Care Level Moderate Lifespan 25-35 years Adult Size 100-130 cm at the withers Diet Herbivore (grass, hay, and supplementary feed) Origin Ancient African wilds, adapted globally Temperament Gentle, Curious, Determined History & Domestication The term “burro” is the Spanish word for “donkey.” Historically, burros have been deeply entrenched in the cultural and practical […]

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American Spotted Ass

Scientific Name Equus asinus Common Name American Spotted Ass Care Level Moderate Lifespan 25-35 years Adult Size 100-125 cm at the withers Diet Herbivore (grass, hay, and supplementary feed) Origin United States Temperament Friendly, Curious, Intelligent History & Domestication The American Spotted Ass has a fascinating history, rooted deeply within the agrarian communities of the United States. Historically, donkeys played […]

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Zamorano-Leonés

Scientific Name Equus asinus Common Name Zamorano-Leonés Donkey Care Level Moderate Lifespan 30-40 years Adult Size 135-150 cm at the withers Diet Herbivore (grass, hay, and supplementary feed) Origin Zamora and León provinces, Spain Temperament Docile, Resilient, Hardworking History & Domestication The Zamorano-Leonés Donkey, as its name suggests, originates from the provinces of Zamora and León in Spain. This breed […]

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Cotentin Donkey

Scientific Name Equus asinus Common Name Cotentin Donkey Care Level Moderate Lifespan 25-35 years Adult Size 120-130 cm at the withers Diet Herbivore (grass, hay, and grains) Origin Cotentin Peninsula, France Temperament Gentle, Patient, Curious History & Domestication The Cotentin Donkey originates from the Cotentin Peninsula in Normandy, France. It is an ancient breed with a history that dates back […]

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