The Easter Bunny’s “Horse Cousin”

April 14th, 2017|Categories: Breeds, Features, Horses|Tags: , |

They look like BIG bunnies but we can attest that they are pure genus equus – meet the Poitou donkey. Poitou donkeys originated in southern France, developed from donkeys imported from ancient Rome. They are the largest donkey breed historically used as breeding stock to produce working mules. Their coats are dark brown and black, they [...]