For a donkey to be successful in our domesticated world they need to learn to be handled safely and easily. If they don’t, in my experience most people don’t want to keep donkeys very long. This puts the donkey at high risk for ending up in a kill pen. We owe it to the donkey to give them natural health care and basic training skills.
Even more so important is we have to be fair to the donkey and understand donkey behavior. We have to ask the right way.
This is life in balance with donkeys. We learn about them and they learn to do as they are asked by the person who has taken time to learn about them and gain their trust.
It’s extremely important to me that you are successful with your donkeys and the goals you have for them.
This is why this website and all the resources I’m creating exist.
Keeping Donkeys and Donkey Training Help
I have an online donkey training membership group available! It’s affordable for anyone who wants to train their donkey! The proceeds allow me to pay for this website, video equipment, editing and hopefully rescue more donkeys in the future. The more trained a donkey is, the more likely he will have a safe home for his entire life. I really want to encourage everyone to train their donkeys and help any way I can.
I believe donkeys have many uses in our modern world and can greatly enhance our lives if we understand how to train and care for them properly.
If you are just coming to this website for the first time, go here to see an organized index of articles:
For a quick look at getting started training a donkey check out this article:
I had to have an understanding of how donkeys think before it was all roses! Then they became my partners and most amazing companions.
Curious about me, why I have this website and why I keep donkeys myself? You can read about that here:
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