The Donkey Companion: Selecting, Training, Breeding, Enjoying & Caring for Donkeys (Google eBook)

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Storey Publishing, Aug 22, 2012 - Technology & Engineering - 352 pages
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In The Donkey Companion, Sue Weaver provides everything a donkey owner needs to know. She offers detailed information about different breeds and types of donkeys; explains how to find and select the right animal; addresses daily care and health requirements; and guides readers through the nuances of training, riding, driving, and breeding. The book is enhanced with fun facts, training tips, quotes, photographs, illustrations, and information on additional resources. From foaling to first aid, from grooming to professional showing, this extensive guide has everything a donkey owner needs to get the most out of this gentle, hardworking animal.
  

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Even if you're not interested in breeding or raising donkeys, this book has many fascinating stories and facts. And of course the pictures are adorable. Read full review

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Contents

PART 2 Donkey Care
85
PART 3 Donkey Fun
185
PART 4 Donkey Business
249
Appendixes
311
Glossary
321
Resources
328
Index
337
Photography Credits
343
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About the author (2012)

Sue Weaver has written hundreds of magazine articles and many books about livestock, horses, and chickens, including The Backyard Cow, The Backyard Goat, The Backyard Sheep, Storey and The Donkey Companion. Weaver and her husband share their ridgetop farmette in the southern Ozarks with an array of animal friends.

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