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Yet we mostly drink the milk of multi-stomached animals such as cows and goats, which use a lot of bacteria to digest their food through a complicated fermentation process.
As it’s rich in lactose — a type of sugar — and low in fat, donkey milk is the closest animal milk to the human variety.
Its nutritional properties may make it more suitable for the ‘2 to 6 per cent of the population’ who are allergic to cow milk, according to a UN study.
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The problem is a jenny — a female donkey — produces just a litre of milk a day for six to seven months a year, while a cow can deliver 30 times as much.