For many people, the only interactions they have had with farm animals are at the county fair’s petting zoo. Little do they know of the curious creatures there are besides Old MacDonald’s chickens, turkeys and cows. Here are 12 of the weirdest animals who are as much a part of the farm family as Foghorn Leghorn.
Donkeys aren’t unusual by any means, but at the farm, they’re more workers than they are animals. Donkeys are typically used as livestock guards by farmers. Donkeys have exceptional hearing, smell and vision. With their keen senses, donkeys are able to neigh, bare their teeth, chase, and kick trespassers off the premises, from bears to humans. That’ll do, donkey.