What do miniature donkeys eat?

Answer The miniature donkey primarily eats grass and other natural fibers when it is out grazing during the spring, summer and fall. During this time and during winter months, a miniature donkey's diet s... Read More »

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Are miniature donkeys a quiet pet?

Miniature donkeys are usually pretty quiet pets. However, donkeys do make noise to communicate. This sound is called braying, and some miniature donkeys do it quietly, while others are louder.Refer... Read More »

How many chromosomes do donkeys have?

A donkey has a total of 62 chromosomes in its DNA. During reproduction, a male or jack donkey delivers 31 chromosomes from sperm to the embryo while a female contributes 31 chromosomes from the egg... Read More »

How heavy are donkeys?

Donkeys can weigh up to about 570 lbs. and can stand about 55 inches at the shoulder. Their average weight is 250 to 400 lbs. Donkeys have three size classifications: miniature, standard and mammot... Read More »

Are all donkeys male?

Donkeys can be male or female. A male donkey is called a jack, and a female donkey is called a jennet. Other terms for a donkey are burro, ass, jackass, Mammoth, Mexican burro, Jack Stock and Stand... Read More »