Beekeeping Donkey Named Boneco Helps Owner Manuel Juraci Collect Lots Of Honey (VIDEO)

Anything we can do animals do better.

And now please give it up for Boneco – the world’s first beekeeping donkey!

Boneco the donkey in his beekeeping outfit

Boneco’s unusual career path is thanks to his owner Manuel Juraci, who is you guessed it, a beekeeper in Itatira, Brazil.

Juraci came up with the idea of customising a suit for Boneco so he could collect more honey – while protecting his faithful companion from being stung.

Working together, the pair are proving a commercial success – and have even attracted the attention of the Association of Honey Producers, which has reportedly expressed an interest in working with Juraci to make custom suits for their animals too.

Boneco and Manuel Juraci in action

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