Miniature donkey question

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by doubleott, Feb 13, 2016.

  1. doubleott

    doubleott Out Of The Brooder

    Jan 31, 2016
    Briggs Texas
    I recently got 2 miniature donkeys. A 7 month old jack, who will be gelded as soon as he drops, and a 4 year old Jenny. My Jenny is in heat and I caught my little guy trying to mount her. He's quite a bit smaller, so I don't think he can reach, but she stood still for him. What are the chances he is fertile at his age, even though he hasn't dropped? I'm not looking to have a baby.
  2. Bunnylady

    Bunnylady POOF Goes the Pooka

    Nov 27, 2009
    Wilmington, NC
    There have been rare cases of donkey jacks that sired foals when they were only about 6 months of age, so it's not impossible. Are you sure that his testicles are undescended, and not just small?

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