Precisely what properties make up a donkey hand, you may be wondering. Notice the extremely grubby nature of the entire hand? This comes from the repeated rubbing, patting and petting of my beloved long ears.
Do you see the higher percentage of ground in dirt at the finger tips?: This is a result of the oft-requested and highly appreciated act of donkey-bum scratching: I've yet to meet a donkey that didn't LOVE this: Depending on the situation, sometimes this scratching can go on for a very long time: So, there you have it. A donkey hand: