I do not personally think donkeys are hard to train but finding the resources and putting together a training plan can be difficult for many people. If you want a nice well-trained donkey don’t let that stop you though. As a donkey trainer myself I’m offering some different options to help other donkey owners.
I offer these 4 donkey training options.
- You can schedule a lesson with your donkey here on my farm and trailer your donkey here or if you are within 30 minutes of my farm I can come to your farm.
- Sign up for my online Donkey Training Membership group. Video’s, training plan examples, books, consultations. You can get exclusive videos and stream anytime that’s convenient to you. Donkey Training Online
- You can take classes here at the farm with my donkeys. I offer 2 classes. Basic Donkey Handling and Care, Tack and Riding Donkeys. Contact me for more info and to schedule. HIGHLY RECOMMEND this option if you are brand new to donkeys/equine.
- I offer single consultations if you do not want to join patreon. They are $20 for 45 minutes. Please pay pal to firstname.lastname@example.org account then email to set up a consultation.
Hire a Donkey Trainer and Take a Class
You can take classes on my farm here in TN and learn about donkeys. I offer 2 classes right now. Click the link to go to a PDF with the class outline. Classes are $60 each and last from 1 hour to 1 1/2 hours.
Methods for Donkey Training
My methods for any training are based on positive reinforcement science-based training. I get results without excessive force and high-pressure methods. You can read more about positive reinforcement here Donkey Training Tips and Information
Traditional horse training methods often don’t work well for donkeys and can leave them sour and want to avoid humans. My methods have my donkeys happy and ready for more training. They never avoid me or develop sour temperaments.
For more information about availability and to set up a lesson with my donkeys or yours, please email me at email@example.com or call 423-400-7046
Want to be your own donkey trainer?
You can sign up for my Donkey Lovers List where I share training tips and natural donkey care information. Along with inspiration and a few donkey stories from my herd!