Category Archives: Camel Riding

Camel Saddles Which Style Is Right For You?

Camel Saddle which style is right for you?

We’re really big fans of ‘Dr Google’  here at Australian Camels HQ. Out of curiosity and just to see ‘what comes up’ we decided to Google ‘Camel Saddles.’ 99% of the search results were eBay listings for their ‘Decorative Egyptian Camel Saddle Stool,’ the type you sit on, not the… well, you know… Hours later camel saddles […]

4 Tips for Buying Camels and 2 Biggest Mistakes

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You can read below or if you like doing more than two things at once you can listen to the audio below… Camels (as you probably already know) are very unique animals. But it’s not just their looks that are unique (and cute), their temperament, nature and natural abilities are like no other animal and a […]

3 Tips to Understanding Your Camel Better

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3 Tips to understanding your camel better You can read below or if you like doing more than two things at once you can listen to the audio below… It’s very common practice on our camel farm to find ourselves hanging out in the camel paddocks, not doing anything in particular, just hanging’ with our […]

Camel Training History Exposed

Camel Training

There is an old but very wise saying  “A thirsty camel is a dangerous camel.” This comes about when a camel is at water for the first time in quite a while. They want one thing only, water! The same goes for food. A camel will forego any instructions for food or water, that is […]

5 Reasons Not to Break a Camel In – But Still Have a Trained Camel

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I grew up with horses and the terminology of “breaking” a horse in. When I became a professional horse trainer (years ago) I loathed the word “breaking in,” to me it just felt wrong and went against my method of training a horse and my natural instincts towards them. I used to dream of being […]

Camel beach rides more than meets the eye in East Gippsland

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Reported by ABC Gippsland See original POST HERE Beach camel rides have become a new attraction in Lakes Entrance, but for owners Russell Osborne and Tara Lea, the camels are more just than a tourist attraction. Mr Osborne’s first encounter with camels was a product of spontaneity and impulse decision making. “I was lecturing at […]

One Important Must Have if you Own a Camel

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Have you recently gained a camel into your life but are now unsure as to whether or not you have made the right decision? After all, they seem very different to other animals, right? Well, the truth is they are different! They are not horses, dogs or fish, they are camels with their own way […]