Category Archives: Camel Q&A

Dealing With “Pushy” Camels [Camel Q&A]

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    Probably one of the most common concerns of camel owners is them having a “pushy camel”. We were so pleased to receive this question from Christine so we can address this issue that many camel owners face.    Question:  “How do you discipline a camel? I am new to camels and one them […]

How Camels Show Fear & Anxiety [Camel Q&A]

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    Every camel, no matter how experienced they are, will show signs of fear and anxiety, obviously as camels gain more experience this can lesson, but this depends on their handling, training & management too.    Camels are a prey animal, meaning they are constantly on guard and on a fine line between being […]

How Much Water Does a Camel Drink? [Camel Q&A]

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  One of the most common questions we get from camel owners and non-camel owners is how much water does a camel actually drink or, need to drink…?   It might surprise you that this is a complex question with a complex answer, but today we’re sharing all the details with you in this Camel […]

You & Your Camel’s Fear – How To Eliminate It! [Camel Training Tip]

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    Are you ever fearful around camels…?    Are you afraid of their size, biting, kicking, the unknown etc etc…?   Fear is a totally natural thing to have….AND…. We recommend it to a certain extent!    We give the reasons why in this episode.    Learn one of the most useful and easiest […]

Does Camel Connection Training Work For EVERY Camel?

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  We get it – When you’re committing your time and energy to any sort of training/learning you want to know if it’s worth your while…?   In This Camel Q&A we’re answering the question:   Does the Camel Connection Trust Based Camel Training® method work on/for EVERY camel…?   We’ll be answer just that […]

From Wild To Tame – How Long Does Camel Training Take [Camel Q&A]

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      How long does it take to train an untouched, undomesticated and untamed camel that’s probably never seen a human before…?   In this Camel Q&A episode we’re answering just that!   Things we covered: Duration of time is takes to train [and connect with] a camel. Foundational steps and process NOT to […]

Can Camels Live In Tropical Environments? [Camel Q&A]

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Camels are one of the most adaptive mammals on the planet.   Where a camel originates from doesn’t necessarily depict where they are now kept with their human companions. We’ve witnessed dromedary camels in snow instead of the sunny desert and bactrian camels in the warm weather instead of the sub-zero temperatures of Mongolia.   […]

Camel Toys & Enrichment Activities

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A common scenario is camel owners trying to do the right thing by their camel(s) and creating enrichment activities and ‘toys’ to help keep the camel entertained and, in some cases, stop them form being ‘destructive’ in other ways.   But, do camels need toys and what is a camel thinking when these things are […]