The ‘Donkey’ is also called an ‘Ass’. It is a useful animal. It has been used as a working animal for at least 5000 years. It is a very unique and amazing animal. A male donkey is called a ‘jack’ while a female donkey is called a ‘jenny’ or ‘jennet’ and a young donkey is called a ‘foal’.
The donkey has many different qualities. It is slow-mover. It can manage with a poor kind of forage. The donkey has been used as a working animal for at least 5000 years. A donkey may be ridden or used for threshing, raising water, milling and other work.