So, I've added another animal to my zoo.... Now there are 3 horses, 2 fainting goats, 3 dogs, 2 parrots, and 1 donkey at the farm... and I'm not allowed to have any more animals.
His name is Kenny, I bought him from the farm that I work at. He was born on their farm and is about 2 years old, give or take a few months. He was not halter broke (I had to lift him into the horse trailer we used to transport him), but he's definitely coming along, it only took me ten minutes to catch him and put a halter on (this is the first one he's ever had on), but he's very friendly.
Anyways, this is the first donkey that I've ever had, so I don't know too much about them. He is in a dry lot now, because I know they founder easy (he was only in the grass while I finished fencing ~ an hour or so). He has access to shelter, hay, and water (but no grain because I was told he shouldn't get it... is that right?).
Does anyone have other donkey specific suggestions?