Best Sellers

OUR BEST SELLERS:  ALL-PURPOSE BOOKS ESPECIALLY SUITED FOR THE NEW OWNER OR BREEDER.

THE DEFINITIVE DONKEY  ***
Paul & Betsy Hutchins, revised/edited by Leah Patton
Second Edition.  Greatly expanded, over 300 pages with more photos, illustrations, tips.  Selecting your donkey, building the breeding herd, breeding, handling the jack, castration, health, care, the orphan foal, basic first aid, basic genetics, selecting and fitting tack, harness and saddle training, and much, much more!!!  Even an added index for faster reference! Written with all size donkeys/asses in mind, with special sections for Miniatures and Mammoth Jackstock.   $20.00 



THE MODERN MULE
Paul & Betsy Hutchins
General book covering most aspects of the modern mule.  Covers breeds and breeding, of all types including miniature mules and hinnies.  Training, using, terminology etc.  The best general book on the modern mule and its uses. Lavishly illustrated. 148 p. Paperbound.  (revised) $8.00


MINIATURE DONKEY NOTEBOOK ***
Published by The American Donkey & Mule Soc.
A booklet put together for beginning miniature donkey fans.  Has a great deal you may find useful including a good article on how to buy miniature donkeys.  Expanded with twice the information.  $4.00 postage paid.



IMPRINT TRAINING OF THE NEWBORN FOAL ***
Dr. R.M. Miller
The expert author of this book is a well known and respected figure in the mule world.  This book is written for horses and mules, and is also perfect for donkeys.  If you give your foal this start in life, all the things mentioned in the training books will be a snap!  It covers the scientific and systematic handling of a newborn in order to accustom it to the handling it will get in later life--and IT WORKS!

In the future, "Imprint Trained" will sell that colt for you! As Dr. Miller Says. ALL MULES SHOULD BE IMPRINT TRAINED--AND WE AGREE!  Paper, 143 PP, photos, $12.95.

*** (Suitable for Miniature Donkeys. )
TRAINING MULES AND DONKEYS
A Logical Approach to Longears
By Meredith Hodges
The best book ever written devoted exclusively to training mules.  The first book of its type to include training donkeys. However it is best with mammoth or very large donkeys.   Starting with the foal, Hodges gives you step by step methods that reveal her secrets for turning out a winning performance, riding and showing.  This book is lavishly illustrated with photos showing all steps. over 220 pages, with color insert. Hardcover. $39.95 plus $2.00 additional shipping (over regular shipping cost, large heavy hardbound book)