Invasive Species Compendium

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Survey of serum amyloid A and pathogen frequency in recently captured feral donkeys.


Wild donkeys from remote desert environments carry viruses and bacteria that may cause disease in donkeys but do not pose a significant threat to horse populations. Further research on changes in pathogen presence after donkeys are commingled with domestic equids is warranted.