Not everyone has the space for large equine. The Miniature Donkey does not require large acreage; however, they do provide just what many people are looking for. You may be looking for that special loving, easy going pet, that show animal for Halter, driving,jumping and /or Showmanship, that animal for breeding purposes or simply one for therapy.
A Miniature donkey ‘s behavior is much more subtle the the horse. They are very smart and caucus of anything that is unfamiliar to them; hence, they are called stubborn. They are not stubborn, instead, they wait until they are sure that the new unknown is not a danger to them. Therefore, it is best to have patience with them and your companion will be much nicer to be around.
A Miniature donkey is a social animal and if treated right, they will be as friendly as your favorite dog or cat. Your actions determine the attitude of the donkey towards humans.