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Sam the Clever Donkey (video)

Come along with the BBC to a donkey sanctuary where rescued donkeys can live out their lives in peace and comfort.

But Sam and his donkey friends get a little extra. It seems Sam knows how to open doors. Watch him open the door to the food supply, then lead his donkey friends inside where they fill up on goodies.

Photo credit: Hddod

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8:47AM PDT on Aug 23, 2012

presladak je

4:23AM PDT on Aug 22, 2012

Donkeys are one of the most intelligent animals and has always been one of my favourites. I always wanted to raise one, but I never had the accomodations.

7:31AM PDT on Aug 21, 2012

Sam is great thank you for sharing this post!

12:06PM PDT on Apr 25, 2012

Donkeys are so smart and very sweet.

7:09PM PDT on Mar 24, 2012

very funny, this is one case where "Smart Ass" really fits!

10:00AM PDT on Mar 24, 2012

Sam is very smart and very cute.

11:04PM PDT on Mar 23, 2012

I love Sam!! Thankyou for posting this!

3:04PM PDT on Mar 23, 2012

I think many animals can do that, certainly had cats who could & 1 who would knock on the door(with the knocker) & fooled me every time.

9:05AM PDT on Mar 22, 2012

Clever beings are the future of the Earth. :-)

8:18AM PDT on Mar 17, 2012

Very clever, not to mention cute! I'm so glad these donkeys have a good home.

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