Kachchhi Donkey

National Bureau of Animal Genetic Resources
Karnal-132001 (Haryana)

These donkeys are found in Kachchh District of Gujarat.Coat colour is mainly grey (dorsal surface grey & ventral surface white) followed by white, brown and black. Forehead is convex. Nasal bone is straight. Height at wither ranges from 77 to 115cm). Docile in temperament. Only donkey used for agricultural purposelike Inter cultivationfor weed removing. Also utilized for transportation as donkey cart, as pack animal during pastoralist migration, etc. Can carry approx. 80-100 Kg on back and can pull 200-300 Kg on cart.Population size is approximately 1700.

Kachchhi Female
Kachchhi Male