Asses live in desert or semi-desert areas, steppeland (grassy plains) and mountainous regions. They prefer hilly areas but will come down into the valleys to avoid dust and snow storms.

Credits

Image: Ass by Sumeet Moghe

Information sourced from:

The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (2015), Equus hemionus ssp. Hemippus [online], Available from: http://www.iucnredlist.org/details/7962/0 [accessed 21/05/2015].

Related Resources

Please donate £1 to help YPTE to continue its work of inspiring young people to look after our world.

Donate £1 X