Pale rumped herd
Imperial County, California, US
One of the many wild Donkeys in the area.
"Wild" horse of spring mountains
These asses are free-ranging and wild throughout the area.
We saw at least 10 wild horses while on the Island. This was my favorite picture on the beach.
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...