LIVRO/DVD “FÉ NOS BURROS”: A iniciativa “Fé nos Burros” pretende enaltecer a importância da relação homem-animal, com especial relevância para os burros, burras, mulas e machos. Através da presença destes animais, iremos descobrir facetas do quotidiano dos seus donos, desde a sua cultura material, saberes e fazeres de tradição oral, modos de pensar, até aos seus sentimentos e emoções. Courtesy: AEPGA - Associação para o Estudo e Protecção do Gado Asinino, Atenor (Portugal).
I will have a donkey some day.
Putting a bridle on one of his mules, Mr. Ed H. Nagata, says it surely feels good to be home again. The family returned to their home from Ontario, Oregon, where they relocated from the Colorado River Relocation Center. Mr. Nagata raises grapes, peaches and plums on his 40-acre farm. He said he had no difficulty in marketing the plums which he is harvesting for this season. Photographer: Iwasaki, Hikaru, Kingsburg, California. 1945. Contributing Institution: UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library.
10 facts to change the way you think about donkeys
Donkeys are usually being stubborn for a good reason. They are very smart so plant their feet and stay put until they can analyze the safest thing yo do.
General Routine: As well as morning and evening feeds for donkeys in the ICU, the stables and shelters need cleaning and filling of water troughs. All manure must be collected from in and around all these areas. Fair skinned donkeys require sunscreen on their nose, others need their legs protected from flies. Much care and TLC is given to the sick, nervous and unhandled donkeys, making sure they feel secure and that... Courtesy: GOOD SAMARITAN DONKEY SANCTUARY, Clarence Town, NSW…
Adoption Donkeys. Dove is a mammoth jennet. She had trouble with her first pregnancy and has stiff front feet now due to laminitis. She needs the attention of a farrier that knows how to trim her correctly. She is 59". Courtesy: Rocky Mountain Songbirds, Ismay, Montana (USA).
"I’ll get down on my knees to get on your level. With the cooler weather the donkey got to feeling spry and had to have a go at Long John Billy. The donkey would always start it and Billy wouldn’t back off any. Each one would even rear up at times in there playing." Courtesy: Robin Tucker, Spickard, MO (USA).
"The Donkey still having a go at Long John Billy With the cooler weather the donkey got to feeling spry and had to have a go at Long John Billy. The donkey would always start it and Billy wouldn’t back off any. Each one would even rear up at times in there playing. They were over on the other hillside and..." Courtesy: Robin Tucker, Spickard, MO (USA).
Magic Sam out for a stroll. Every day he is a little stronger, a little more curious. He is feeling better and able to stand for longer periods of time. He is already such a big part of things here! We love this big, white donkey! Courtesy: Lavender Dreams Farm & Donkey Rescue, Spokane, Washington (USA).