Donkey Horses for Sale (683)
While people tend to treat donkeys as small horses, these species are completely different even though they have the same ancestry. They have a different physical makeup and differ mentally as well as emotionally. Just like horses, donkeys come in different shapes, sizes, and colors. They have various coat and mane textures. Donkeys can be roan, brown, black or gray. There are also combination coats that can include various marking. Pure white donkeys exist, but they are the rarest. Right now in the world, there are over 50 million donkeys. However, pure-bred donkeys are rare. Several breeds are almost extinct. They were domesticated about 6,000 years ago in North Africa and used as transportation animals. Nowadays, donkeys are used for various purposes. They make great riding animals for children since they are not biters or kickers. They can do many jobs, including carrying heavy loads and pulling sleds or wheeled carts. Donkeys are also great show animals. You can choose a donkey to suit your tastes right here in this section.