Donkeys Are Smart

Donkeys Are Smart

Target training with donkey
Target training with Dolly at Raystede Centre for Animal Welfare

Millions of years ago, horses roamed in the cool, wide open spaces of north America, where it was easy to run away from danger. Donkeys evolved in the hot, hilly and rocky African desert, where it wasn’t so easy to flee. So donkeys learned to analyse situations before reacting. They are the calm reasoners. They think things through. Read more