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Sicilian Dwarf Donkey at The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens. Click to see more.

Sicilian Dwarf Donkey

Equus asinus asinus

Family

Equidae, the horse family.

Conservation Status

Domesticated breed of donkey.

Distribution

Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Australia, England and also parts of North America.

Habitat

Warm, dry areas and deserts.

Factoid

If a group of donkeys is attacked, they will form a circle and fight the predator with their hooves.
Due to heavy storm erosion, our hiking trails will be closed until further notice. The Zoo is still open.