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Baudet du Poitou: Conservation of a Rare Breed

Sep 11, 2020 / Advances in Medicine / Donkeys

Only 44 of these donkeys existed in 1977 You’ve probably heard of endangered species. Although scientists estimate that dozens of species go extinct every single day, attention seems to focus on large wildlife such as rhinoceroses and great apes. But did you realize that domesticated breeds can also become extinct? One domesticated breed that came...