Category Archives: International

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

Traveling with Camel trek

  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 […]

The Camel Industry – How To Make A Difference

the Camel industry

Whether you’re a camel owner, want-to-be owner, camel professional and or a camel lover, YOU can help make a difference to the camel industry and therefore ‘The Camel’ on a global level – and truth be it, this ‘industry’ needs all the help it can get!   In this episode passion strikes as we discuss […]

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’ […]

4 Month Mongolian Camel Expedition with Tamar Valkenier (Women Who Work With Camels)

Mongolian Camel Expedition Tamar Valkenier

Today we are interviewing and featuring Dutch born Tamar Valkenier about her 4 month Mongolian Camel Expedition as part of our #WomenWhoWorkWithCamels series.   Tamar shares the challenges she faced in such harsh environments and how being with camels 24/7 changed her as a person forever.   Tamar gave up her promising career in 2015, Graduated […]

India Camel Journey – What Really Happened

In November we journeyed to India with a small but mighty group of fellow camel loving people. We had an itinerary planned. We were to buy 6 camels in India, teach our training course (Camel Connection Trust Based Camel Training®) to our group, hence the camels got trained, then walk these camels 100km from our […]

5 Challenges of Mongolian Camel Journey

bactrian camel training Mongolia

Procrastination is a human vice we all have. We’ve been procrastinating writing about our recent trip to Mongolia with 13 other people joining this adventurous (crazy) idea. Not because we don’t want to share, but because sooooo much happened within the seven days while we were there that’s it’s a little overwhelming which makes us not […]

Camel Training in Asia

Camel training Asia

We had the honour of spending 6 days with a well represented camel themed theme park in Thailand, namely, Camel Republic. We we’re invited to Camel Republic because the park CEOs and managers pride themselves in professionalism and wanted  good training for their staff, hence their camels. It was obvious to us that they had […]