So i was taming one for someone else, i did not know i had my compy. I also did not know it was mate boosted, the turtle. When the other turtle attacked, my shoulder compy went in. It died RIP Lizard PRAYFORLIZARD
Just get a few spears, then stab them in the head while slowly walking backwards. If your brave enough, us a club to knock them out. But if you don’t want two-thirds of your health gone, use tranq arrows.