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.



Image: Ass by Sumeet Moghe

Information sourced from:

The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (2015), Equus hemionus ssp. Hemippus [online], Available from: [accessed 21/05/2015].

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