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‘Urban donkeys’ invading towns from natural beach habitats

can be tempted right out of the city with a couple of carrotsLocal authorities from across the British Isles have reported a tenfold increase in donkey-related incidents in the nation’s towns and cities this summer, as the long-eared animals flock from their traditional seaside habitats and into the suburbs.

Soaring seaside donkey populations are proving a serious headache for council pest control officers in many urban areas, with residents complaining of noise, mess, and the intimidating presence of herds of shaggy equines wandering the country’s streets.

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Posted: Sep 22nd, 2009
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