Category Archives: Cameleer Academy

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 […]

New To Camels? Here’s Where To Start!

owning camels caring for camels

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 […]

How Camels Have Changed People’s Lives [World Camel Day]

World Camel Day How Camels Have Changed People's Lives

  We have a very special episode for you today, because World Camel day is June 22nd (every year) and for us and many camel lovers world wide this is a great excuse to share the amazingness of these animals that we’ve fallen in love with.    If you Google World Camel Day its offical […]

How To Plan a Camel Training Session

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Having plans… Executing plans…. Plans not going to plan…. Today’s podcast is all about How To Plan a Camel Training Session. We take you through reasons why planing a camel training session is a good idea (even if it doesn’t go to plan) as well as… How mental attitude counts (ways you can prepare yourself […]

Camel Whispering: What Is It Really?

CAMEL WHISPERING Tara Lea

We’ve had hundreds of people go through our camel training courses on and off line and one thing we find in common with all people who are starting out or gaining confidence in camels is that they feel like they don’t have the the same abilities that we, as mentors, do.    The truth is […]

Mongolian Camel: Lessons We Learnt

Mongolian camel Tara Lea Russell Osborne

One thing we know for certain is that life is a continuous cycle of learning, especially when working with animals.    Every camel course, event and trek we do, without fail, we learn something new about the animals that we are so blessed to learn from and work with.   We have our ‘foundation training’ […]

Dromedary Vs Bactrian Camel Behaviours

One of the most common questions we get asked is “what’s the difference between dromedary and bactrian camel behaviours?”   Which is like asking a parent “who is your favourite child?”   Beside the obvious – that dromedary camels have one hump and bactrian camels have 2 humps, the answer to this question is complex […]

Basic Body Language of Camels

CAMEL TRAINING:BASIC BODY LANGUAGE OF CAMELS

  Reading the body language of camels can be a bit of a challenge as camels can seem bit aloof in their nature.    Camel’s don’t show obvious signs of dislike as a horse would. For instance camels don’t put their ears back before defending themselves.   For a person who is new to camels, […]

5 Ways To Screw Up a Camel Training Session

We understand that as a passionate camel owner and lover that you want to do the right thing by the camels you get the pleasure of handling and or having as pets, but we also understand, from regular feedback from camel owners, is that it’s not always easy to understand how the camel thinks and […]

How To Start (or expand on) Your Own Camel Biz

How to start a camel business or camel operation

How to start (or expand on) your own camel biz. This was one of our LIVE videos in our Cameleer Academy membership group, where we offering live camel training, handling & husbandry/wellbeing videos for all membership to enhance their camel skills and knowledge. Perfect video for you to watch if you’re considering starting a camel […]