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Did You Know The Mammoth Donkey Is The Biggest Donkey?

Did You Know The Mammoth Donkey Is The Biggest Donkey?

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Rio the mammoth donkey and Melody bitless riding

Rio the mammoth donkey and Melody bitless riding

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The Mammoth donkey and the mini donkey is man made.

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Here is the history of the American Mammoth Donkey  Gifts to President George Washington from the President Of Spain.  Enjoy!

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Melody

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Ride A Mammoth Donkey Save A Mini and Standard Size Donkey


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Rio’s First Ride Outside The Arena

Rio’s First Ride Outside The Arena

Friends of the Donkey Whisperer Farm,

Rio our mammoth donkey turned seven years old this summer, he is 16’2 at the withers not the ears.  Rio is an adult full-grown mammoth donkey now we must remember the bigger the equine the longer it takes to be full-grown.  Rio was full-grown at six years old. Select what age is my equine full-grown.

I am always looking for ways to set my equine up for success so naturally when I rode Rio out of the arena for the first time I guided him to his most favorite bush so he could eat a few huckleberries. We have been going to this bush since he was a year old.  As murphy’s law would be a neighbor drove by really fast on his new A.T.V. Rio did not move a hair, I said whoa and he stood still.  I am so proud of him as he is going to be an amazing trail donkey, carrying the most important person in my life my husband Scott and a few friends.

I think Rio was really surprised that he could carry me to the bush and then when I was done I guided him up the hill on our five acre farm to the horse trailer.  I removed his tac and gave him a carrot, we were both proud and happy, truly a wonderful day!

Rio is one here, a few weeks after we brought him home

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Melody and Rio (age 2)

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Please remember to always end your training sessions with lot’s of rubbing, kisses and brushing as all equine when tamed enjoy to be loved on just like us humans.

Did you learn anything from this post today?

GOD bless you and your family two and four-legged!

Melody

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Posted by on October 10, 2013 in 2013, animals, donkey, training

 

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What Time Is It? It’s Donkey Time

What Time Is It? It’s Donkey Time

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GOD bless you and your family two and four-legged!

Melody

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Posted by on September 10, 2013 in 2013, animals, donkey

 

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Whats Special About Donkeys?


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RIOSIXYEARSOLD2012This is an oldie but a goodie :)

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Howdy,

Donkeys have really long ears built for hearing the predator as they evolved in the desert.  Mammoth donkeys have big lips perfect for a little bite of a carrot every once in a while with no worries to nip their human partner fingers. Donkeys love to be loved on, talked to, and just basically be your friend any time day or night. 

Donkeys open up fast when they trust their human partner completely this takes time and effort on the humans part as so many donkeys have seen the wrong side of a human or just not seen the human.  So many donkeys are just thrown in a pasture and never given the time and effort they need please don’t do this to your donkey as they are special.  Donkeys work best with the human partner who respects them and understands they are not A to B equine they need…

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Need A Mammoth Donkey Hug?


Friends of the Donkey Whisperer Farm

Please feel free to send a Mammoth donkey hug to a friend in need. Share these photos and re-blog as everyone needs a mammoth hug!

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Melody

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Posted by on August 24, 2013 in 2013, animals, donkey

 

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Happy 7th Birthday Rio – Aug 10th


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GOD bless you and your family two and four-legged!

Melody

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