The Camel Connection Blog

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Camel Fencing & Feeding

There’s one thing that owning camels can prove and that is: That your fences suck & that you’re spending wayyyyy too much money on camel feed!

 

So, about the camel fencing….

 

We’ve spent hours (and dollars) fixing fencing and building new ones, but...

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Sick Camel Care - What To Do!

In domestic situations camels are prone to getting “sick,” but what does a sick camel look like and when should you call a vet?

 

This is one of the best tools you can have as a camel owner/carer!

 

When you have a sick camel, your assessment of the camel will help the vet...

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Challenges of Women Who Work with Camels

You know those moments when you begin to become interested in something (aka like camels) then suddenly more and more “camel Things” and “camel people” enter your realm…?

 

Well, for our podcast guest today, Amy Christmas, her entire world and life opened up...

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True Cost of Keeping Camels

Ever wondered what the true costs of keeping camels are?

 

Whether you’re considering having camels or already do have camels tune into this podcast episode where we run you through:

 

> People who are suitable to owning camels

> What it costs in time to keep camels 

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Camel Keeping Mistakes

One of the most common issues we hear about & see is the very lack of camel information that camel owners (or wanna-be owners) can get their hands on.

 

It’s really scary! The Conflicting advice from social media (after sifting through 50 different comments and opinions and advice...

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3 Best Practice Camel Husbandry Tips

We get asked A LOT of questions about camel husbandry, sick camel questions and the like, so this episode is a bit of a “pick our brains” episode where if we had only 15 mins to tell you the Best Practice Tips for Camel husbandry, these are what they would be.

 

Whether you're...

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Camel Health Problem That Never Goes Away

There’s one consistent “problem” that you’ll experience as a camel owner if you have your camels in a domestic environment (aka not roaming a dessert) - which is a large number of domestic camels.

 

Listen up camel owners & carers, this info is about to save a lot...

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Tour of Camel Yards: Setup & Routines

Come tour our Camel Yards with us! 

 

In this video, which is a short extract from a Live video we did for members of our Academy, we show you around our camel yards and how we’ve set them up specifically for camels - cos as we all know here by now, camels are… Well,...

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Pain Management For Camels - Camel Vet Talk

Camel’s are clumsy! On our farm, we get a lot of minor injuries from camel’s running (not a camel’s natural pace), bumping into things, fighting within-herd members, or sometimes eating too much of a nice tasting plant!

 

We've hd some close calls with vets advising us...

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Camel Owner - Feeling Irresponsible!

As camel people, and ultimately camel educators, we’re feeling a bit irresponsible, in this podcast we upload it all, hopefully, to inspire YOU to not do the same.

 

Read / Watch or Listen below

 

Or...

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Read:

 

You probably don’t know this, because...

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Raising Healthy Baby Camels - Selenium & Why It's Needed

The birth of a baby camel is a wonderful thing to witness in a lifetime, but it comes with its risks in a domesticated environment.

 

There’s a certain care routine needed for a pregnant (and lactating) camel to ensure that the baby camel is born healthy, that, more often than not,...

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Preparing Your Camel For Vet Visit

Truth-telling time >>> If you cannot restrain your camel in a safe and effective way, a vet cannot treat your camel.

 

There’s not much a vet can tell from a distance, so having proper restraint is paramount to being a responsible camel owner.

 

Who better to explain safe...

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