Tag: donkey

Animal Corner – The Miniature Sicilian Donkey

Few things are more cute than a miniature donkey. They have large eyes and long ears and are covered with a soft cote. They are also super friendly and affectionate, making them even cuter!  The miniature Sicilian Donkey can grow up to around 36 inches tall and weigh between 200 to 300 pounds. Much like their larger counterparts, they are clever, a bit stubborn and very social. They are often…

Animal Corner – The Miniature Sicilian Donkey

In keeping with our overview of miniature animals, this week we'll learn about the miniature Sicilian Donkey. Standing about 36 tall at the most, this miniature can weigh between 200 to 300 pounds. Often kept as pets, this special breed is known as the most affectionate equines out there Miniature Sicilians make great pets and can even act as pack animals if you are careful on the weight you have…