TITLE

Mule

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Mule, a domestic work animal that is the hybrid offspring of a jack (male ass) and a mare (female horse). The offspring of a jenny (female ass) and a stallion (male horse) is called a hinny. Hinnies are considered inferior to mules and are rarely bred. Both mules and hinnies are born sterile.
ACCESSION #
37309727

 

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