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Livestock & Pets : Donkeys

The articles below look at aspects of keeping and breeding donkeys. There are more articles in The Basics section too. If you're looking for something in particular then use the search box above. If not, then browse the article titles and see what there is to help you.  If you can't find an answer here then why not ask in our discussion forums? One of the very friendly and helpful members is sure to be able to help you.

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 Donkeys are becoming more popular as pets, and for those of you who are thinking about getting a donkey, this article gives a brief overview of what you should know.

A background on donkeys - their history, their terminology and why they're not horses!

Tips on keeping your donkeys happy and healthy.

Why donkeys are used as guards and teachers.

Donkeys are very social animals.  A lone donkey kept as a pet needs a friend of either another donkey, horse or other animal.

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