Donkeys - arguably the noblest beasts in all of the animal kingdom. The ass is sober, patient, sure-footed, has good stamina and contrary to common belief is not stubborn. African and Asian wild asses are the same species as the domestic donkey.
Brandy no longer sleeps with a baby monitor now that she& given birth to her foal, Stormy. Their Elkmont owners use baby monitors in hopes of hearing when one of their miniature donkeys is giving birth.