training a mini donkey to drive
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Riding Horses > Driving

training a mini donkey to drive

This is a discussion on training a mini donkey to drive within the Driving forums, part of the Riding Horses category
  • Driving donkeys
  • Training mini donkey to harness

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    03-03-2011, 11:47 PM
  #1
Foal
training a mini donkey to drive

I have 2 mini donkeys that I want to train to drive. I don't have any equipment yet. What can I do to get them started without a bridle? I have tried lunging them and it is going alright (they are not the flightiest animals).
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    03-04-2011, 12:26 AM
  #2
Green Broke
What we did with my haffie (we trained our mini donkeys the same way) was we put the harness on.....everything but the bridle......and I led her while my mom gave her gentle pressure and the was the beginning........
     
    03-05-2011, 11:41 PM
  #3
Yearling
Ground driving. Breaking to harness. Lunging in harness. More ground driving. Pulling something (a tire) behind them. Having Them pull something.
     
    03-09-2011, 05:37 PM
  #4
Foal
e - CLINIC- donkey training INDEX /INTRO

I love this website on donkey training =)
     

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Introducing... Our new mini donkey! Murray the Mini Man! Tabbi Kat Horse Videos 11 03-28-2013 11:27 AM
I am going to Retrain My mini to drive. Any tips? Prayingcowgirl Driving 4 02-16-2011 08:49 AM
Mini/Pony/Donkey show CheyAut Horse Pictures 10 11-08-2010 03:55 AM
Pics from mini/pony/donkey show CheyAut Miniature Horses 1 11-05-2010 04:30 PM
Rescued Mini Donkey Jenny is Preggers =/ NittanyEquestrian Horse Breeding 18 06-15-2010 03:14 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:59 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0