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    Thread: training standing still while tied
Post: RE: training standing still while tied

Thanks!
dragonmaker Training at Home and On the Trail 4 161 11-15-2021, 05:36 AM
    Thread: training standing still while tied
Post: RE: training standing still while tied

Thanks! When first teaching a goat to stand quietly while tied, do you let them go as soon as they have resigned themselves and relaxed and slowly work up to longer and longer times being patient, or ...
dragonmaker Training at Home and On the Trail 4 161 11-13-2021, 05:46 PM
    Thread: training standing still while tied
Post: training standing still while tied

How do you teach standing while in halter tied to a fence? I want to be able to trim my buck's hooves in their own pen instead of having to haul them through the doe pen to get to my milk stand. I do ...
dragonmaker Training at Home and On the Trail 4 161 11-12-2021, 02:04 PM
    Thread: training tricks
Post: RE: training tricks

Thanks for the tips! Today they were not obsessed with my hands, and our targeting was just yesterday, so that's a relief. I'll find a new target.
dragonmaker Training at Home and On the Trail 2 85 11-12-2021, 01:59 PM
    Thread: training tricks
Post: training tricks

I'm trying to teach targeting my hand as a starting point to training Ash and Connie.  They picked up "touch right hand with nose=treat from left hand" very quickly. I say "Hand" each time I wanted...
dragonmaker Training at Home and On the Trail 2 85 11-12-2021, 09:10 AM
    Thread: Hello from Tennessee
Post: RE: Hello from Tennessee

I hadn’t heard of the chariot race! That’s so cool!
dragonmaker Introductions and Networking 5 285 10-25-2021, 06:10 AM
    Thread: Hello from Tennessee
Post: RE: Hello from Tennessee

@Nanno I think you’re the one I just bought my packing prospect, Ashanti from. I’m excited to start working with her!
dragonmaker Introductions and Networking 5 285 10-24-2021, 05:07 PM
    Thread: Hello from Tennessee
Post: RE: Hello from Tennessee

Thanks! I’ll definitely be here to ask questions as I go!
dragonmaker Introductions and Networking 5 285 10-19-2021, 06:59 PM
    Thread: Hello from Tennessee
Post: Hello from Tennessee

Hey, y’all! I’m from the Tennessee Valley. I love my goats and have always wanted to teach them to carry or pull, but life has been too crazy to spend the time. Now though, it’s time for me to d...
dragonmaker Introductions and Networking 5 285 10-18-2021, 06:45 AM