Author Archives: Tara

Camel Training Lies and Myths

Like any animal handling and training there can be a lot of misconception on how animals are trained and handled.   Camel training is not excluded from these conversations.    People who ‘don’t know camels’ are always amazed how we can LOVE camels and love training and handling them. Their perception is often one of […]

How To Manage Aggressive Camels [Camel Q&A]

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Every person has a different perception on what an aggressive camel is.   In this Camel Q&A we answer a question that we’ve received a few times and that is, how to manage an aggressive camel and is there any hope in undoing this type behaviour?   The things we cover on this topic:   […]

Want To Own Camels..? 7 Signs You’re Ready

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Do you wish to own camels someday…?   If ‘yes’ then this podcast episode is especially for you!   Maybe you’ve seen camels for sale and the thought of having a camel delights you – they are unique after all and they are magnificent and highly misunderstood animals.   Maybe you need camels for your […]

Where To Start With Your Camel Trek Idea? [Camel Q&A]

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Welcome to our first ever Camel Q&A.   Today we answer a question on where to start with a camel trek or camel expedition idea and what camel courses are necessary to successfully complete such a project.   We share our top 3 tips on how you can get your camel trekking idea off the […]

Camel Vet Alex Tinson (aka The Desert Vet)

Camel Vet Alex Tinson The desert Vet

After reading the book The Desert Vet by Alex Tinson we just KNEW we just had to have him on our podcast to chat more about, not only his camel adventures, but also his incredible scientific knowledge on camels.   Let’s face it, it’s hard to come by vets with over 30 years of camel […]

How To Make Any Camel Dream or Goal a Reality

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The title of this blog/podcast is very…. Cliche, but stick with us – that’s the best title we could come up with without writing an entire sentence.    The thing is that…   We can teach you all the ‘camel things’ (skills etc) in order to reach those camel goals or dreams of yours, but […]

Wild Camel Protector John Hare, Explorer Interview

John Hare Wild Camel

John Hare is no stranger to adventure and camels as an explorer, conservationist, author & co-founder of the Wild Camel Protection Foundation.  John has undertook a number of incredible expeditions with camels into remote parts of the world, frequently travelling alone.  This kindled John Hare’s life-long passion for camels. Some of John Hare’s amazing camel […]

How To Train a Camel

Training camels is unlike any feat you will undertake, but do not be mislead, just because camels are a large animal it does not mean you need great strength to train them.   The training method that we are about to teach you has been accomplished by the young, old male, female, all different backgrounds […]

Camels. Adventure. Crazy. Tavel. (a short story)

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  Here’s the thing we’ve noticed in the last 6 years of running our ‘camel business’….    We’ve noticed that animal lovers that love adventure and love to travel really are in search of something EPIC that only a handful of people will ever get to experience.   The normal ‘holidays’ just aren’t cutting it for […]

New To Camels? Here’s Where To Start!

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Are you considering owning camels or maybe you’ve recently got a camel and are beginning to learn more about them? Like learning anything new there are some basic things you need to know to put you on the right path.  From caring for camels to their handling and training requirements we share our top tips […]