Apicultural Animals

This is Boneco, a donkey who helps his owner, Manuel Juraci, tend to his beehives in the small town of Itatira, Brazil.


This article gives more details, and rightly notes that Boneco does not really seem to like his suit…but he sure it adorable.

Also adorable is black lab Bazz, who lives in Australia, where he helps Josh Kennett sniff out American foulbrood. This article gives more details as well.


What do you think? Should SR start to include animals in our beekeeping operations? I wonder if they ever try to eat the honey.

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