Can a Mule Reproduce?

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A mule can either be male or female, however because of the odd number of chromosomes, they are sterile and cannot reproduce. Male mules should always be castrated to prevent the dangerous behavioral problems inherent in studs. Mules tend to have more endurant and stronger than horses of the same size, and are easy keepers.
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