Saucix tosses a crumb at the ice humanoid, and runs away. The crumb plinks off the creature, which remains immobile. How would you bait it?
Meanwhile, Gerald and Nisos have trained the giant mink as well as they can. You can get it to follow you or stay behind, and you hope it won't attack unless commanded. You can't know for sure until you get in an actual combat though.
And by now you should seriously have a name for the mink.