Myrtle and her donkey. Myrtle Stedman poses outdoors on a burro near the mining town of American City (Gilpin County), Colorado.Date August, 1900. Source: Stedman Family Album. Courtesy: Western History/Genealogy Department, Denver Public Library, Denver, Colorado (USA).
A Kitten Meets A Donkey For The First Time - "Teenaged" kitty wants to be friends with burro. Despite the egotistical nature of man regarding emotions in animals, they DO form friendships and can bond with others outside their species. Friendship is a complex thing for them and for us.