Gallery: Boneco the Beekeeping Donkey Has An Amazing Protective Suit


Man’s best friend may be a dog, but beekeeper Manuel Juraci’s best friend is a donkey named Boneco. Juraci is an inventor and beekeeper from the town of Itatira, Brazil. He wears the standard beekeeping uniform while on the job, and to keep from getting stung Boneco wears a full head-to-toe protective suit as well. The unlikely pair is turning heads and bringing home more honey than ever before.

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  1. pinbalwyz October 1, 2014 at 6:55 pm

    How does this suit allow the donkey to urinate and defecate without getting stung?

  2. Urielgrey May 17, 2014 at 12:32 pm

    Awesome :) i like how he values Boneco and how that is the focus more than his cool invention and how it is is to protect Boneco.

  3. Sandie February 16, 2013 at 8:50 pm

    Love these stories to remind humans the value of animals in our lives.

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