Missouri's State Animal:

 The Mule

The mule is related to the zebra and the
horse.  Mules range in size from 38 -63

         They are large. Mules are the
         offspring of donkey.

Mules live for about 30 to 50 years in

captivity, and about 10 to 25 years in

the  wild. The hooves and teeth

continue to grow. A jack foal is a

young male and a jennet foal is a

young female.