Herd of 15 wild Burros, 6 in this photo. Second herd of 7 Burros located one mile south.
Wild horses on the desert between Caliente and Hiko, NV. Stallion was very protective of colt and female.
Malayan Tapir with young in Singapore Zoo ©Tan KH
Wild horse on desert east of Death Valley. 7 in heard.
Assateague/Chincoteague naturalized ponies
the scientific name of the donkey is equus asinus and is a member of the family Equus.
Young wild Burro, other members of herd present (7).
An odd-toed ungulate is a mammal with hooves that feature an odd number of toes. Odd-toed ungulates comprise the order Perissodactyla (Greek: περισσός, perissós, "uneven", and δάκτυλος, dáktylos, "finger/toe"). The middle toe on each hoof is usually larger than its neighbours. Odd-toed ungulates are relatively large grazers and, unlike the ruminant even-toed ungulates (artiodactyls), they have relatively simple stomachs because they are hindgut fermenters, digesting plant cellulose in their intestines rather than in one or more...