My favorite method is just keep it in 1st gear and run the piss out of it.
Having the bike fight you back a little and "feels like riding a bull" is honestly why you bought a Ducati and not a Kymco or Hyosung.
09 Aprilia RS125 plated
06 Paul Smart Sport Classic NFS ever.
08 S4RS Tricolore #081 NFS ever.
01 M600, aka, The Pink Monster
97 900SS CR
72 Norton Commando 750
03 KX60 with S4R rear shock,Honda CB350F, Hodaka Ace90, 3x Yam-YGS1, Yam-CS3 200, Vespa small frame, Gilera 106, Puch Sabre, Puch 50 Boy Racer, Benelli 250, Benelli 360, Honda CB350T, and many more.