This is a captive donkey. This donkey can be used for many things. But these are tamed and captive. They have gotten use to their inviroment AND the fur is enough to keep them warm in cold weather . And not to hot in summer days heat. They only eat from the barn and do not have a wild instinct for most part.
with cattle - on outskirts of town
On the Blackfeet reservation
Equidae (sometimes known as the horse family) is the taxonomic family of horses and related animals, including the extant horses, donkeys, and zebras, and many other species known only from fossils. All extant species are in the genus Equus. Equidae belongs to the order Perissodactyla, which includes the extant tapirs and rhinoceros, and still more fossils.