Kick-Ass! Tiny donkey keeps 800kg Highland steer away from its food with a flurry of bucks
- Wallace, an 800kg Scottish Highland steer was looking for some extra food
- The large cow tried to force its way onto the miniature donkey’s feeding trough
- The donkey kicks out at Wallace in the field at the Montage Estate, Victoria
This is the hilarious moment a miniature donkey saw off a hungry steer who was trying to raid its food trough.
Wallace, a 800kg Scottish Highland steer, was seeking to raid the smaller animal’s trough but was thwarted by the donkey.
The incident was filmed in on the Montage Estate, which is at the base of Mount Macedon, in Victoria.
Wallace, an 800kg Highland steer, who weighs twice as much as the miniature donkey was chased off by the smaller animal
The donkey performed a series of kicks to warn Wallace away from its food trough
Owner Sharon Timmermans said she gave Wallace a brush ‘to let him know he was still loved’
Miniature donkeys weigh up to 450kg and grow up to 90cm tall.
Sharon Timmermans shared the footage on March 15, saying: ‘Just when Wallace thought he was the Boss.’
She added: ‘I had to give big Wallace a brush to let him know he was still loved.’
Several social media users said they had sympathy for Wallace who was denied a extra food by the donkey.
One person describing themselves as Donkey Pong said: ‘Yes! Pulling rank when it counts.’
Another said: ‘That was the best thing I’ve seen all day. Go donkey!’
A third person suggested: ‘Donkeys are just bad a****.’