Donkey Nanny!

Donkey Nanny, Lombardy, Italy.
In the early spring shepherds drive huge flocks of livestock, here sheep, mules, donkeys, and goats from the Pre-Alpine hills to the plains of Lombardy, for grazing. The newborn lambs are carried in a custom made side saddle by the donkeys, and returned to their mothers at rest time.
Photo: Elspeth Kinneir


donkey carrying babies

Henry the Donkey is a therapy animal who visits residents in the hospital. Neat!

therapy donkey

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