THE LATEST FROM THE RANCH

Training Videos


Follow along with the training journey of our Ranch resident animals.

The Ranch Experience

Is The Ranch Experience course at The Ranch right for you?  Here Ken Ramirez shares his thoughts on the advantage...

May 14, 2019

Introducing New Goats

Today, Scotty & Corgi explored a new habitat and met two adult goats (Newfie & Kelpie) for the first time. We took...

March 14, 2019

Alpaca Enrichment

New enrichment options every day is our goal at The Ranch! In this video, the alpacas found their own in Marlin -...

March 5, 2019

Alpaca Recall on Cue

Our first alpaca recall on cue - they haven't needed one, but Ken Ramirez has been conditioning one anyway. In this...

February 13, 2019

Alpaca Halter Training

Our alpacas are progressing quickly with halter training! In this video you'll see that we affix the halters to the...

January 15, 2019

Goat Enrichment

New enrichment options every day is our goal at The Ranch! In this video, we placed browse in more than 30...

October 25, 2018

Alpaca Training

Students in this week's Ranch Experience course spend time training our resident alpacas. Notice alpaca Blanca on...

September 13, 2018

Miyagi Verbal Recall

What do we do at the Ranch when class isn't in session? Train! In the video below, Ken Ramirez works with Miyagi on...

August 24, 2018

Mini-Donkey Recall

It took several weeks to train the mini-donkeys to respond to a recall signal. There were complications with...

August 25, 2017

Mini Donkey Brushing

I love finding a variety of reinforcers for my animals. As I get to know the mini-donkeys, I find that they love a...

July 20, 2017

Rottie’s 1st Session

After one day of acclimation, I was ready to introduce the goats to training. This video is the 1st session, with...

July 18, 2017