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burro:

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hoofed, herbivorous mammal of the genus Equus, closely related to the horse. It is distinguished from the horse by its small size, large head, long ears, and small hooves. There are two living species: Equus hemonius, the Asian ass, and E.
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burro

[′bu̇r·ō]
(vertebrate zoology)
A small donkey used as a pack animal.
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Ervin confirmed that Burro has recently expanded service to Houston but said the company is also operating in other Texas cities not yet publicly announced, a strategy designed to stem the tide of competitors in what is fast becoming a crowded field.
Government statistics show the population "exceeds the rangeland carrying capacity of 27,000, resulting in degraded habitat and conflicts with other uses, such as wildlife and grazing,'' the BLM says, and that the "Wild Horse and Burro Adoption Program is the primary tool'' to keep the population in check.
All in all, Pepe Burro is an ideal place for a laid back, relaxing meal that will give you the summer island feel.
Recommendation: To improve the management of BLM's Wild Horse and Burro Program, the Secretary of the Interior should direct BLM to finalize and issue the new Wild Horse and Burro Program Handbook that establishes a policy for setting AML to ensure that AML is determined based on consistent factors across HMAs into the future.
The hope I have for my students is that 20 or so years from now, they will still have their sixth-grade pinata project just as I still have my little faded burro that started this whole creative process.
Early in 2007, the company was presented with an opportunity to acquire the Burro Creek project in Arizona and couldn't pass it by.
The feral burro (Equus asinus) is native to the "broken, undulating, stony desert country" of North Africa and the Middle East (Nowak 1999).
21) If a wild burro or horse strays from public lands onto
Every burro has its own personality, just like people.
DOUBLING UP: Stripe motif knit top, left, pounds 45, Burro for Autograph at Marks & Spencer; Grey/lilac stripe trousers, pounds 59, Burro for Autograph at Marks & Spencer; white long sleeved t-shirt, right, pounds 12.
Superior Livestock's video cattle auctions are carried live, along with horse auctions from the Bureau of Land Management's Wild Horse & Burro program.
Once upon a time, somewhere in the Southwest, a clever cook dropped a burro into a deep-fat fryer, and the chimichanga, the savory staple of Arizona's Mexican restaurants, was born.