Meet Our Animals > Sicilian Donkey
Quick Facts
Native to Sardinia and Sicily
Primary Diet Grass, shrubs, and desert plants
Adult Weight 200 to 450 pounds
Lifespan 30 to 35 years

Sicilian Donkey

These donkeys — also known as miniature Mediterranean donkeys — are native to Sardinia and Sicily, although the two types do not differ. Their average height is about 33 to 34 inches. By nature, they are one of the friendliest and most affectionate animals of its type.


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Northwestern Mutual Family Farm

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