Reproductive behavior of donkeys (Equus asinus)

Sue M. McDonnell *
University of Pennsylvania, School of Veterinary Medicine, New Bolton Center, Kennett Square, PA, USA


    This article briefly reviews the social organization. reproductive patterns, and sexual behavior of free-ranging donkeys. Brief comments are also included on hand-breeding of donkeys and crossbreeding of horses and donkeys to produce mules.
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