Category Archives: Camel Husbandry

Camel Vet Talk #1 – Why Camels NEED Salt & Why They’re Prone to Parasites (worms)

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      We’re so pleased to bring you our first ever Camel Vet Talk with our “resident” camel vet within our Cameleer Academy membership, Margie Bale.   You’re going to get so much value from this Camel Vet Talk about why camels need so much salt in their diet & why camels are so […]

Can Camels Live In Tropical Environments? [Camel Q&A]

can camels live in tropical environments

Camels are one of the most adaptive mammals on the planet.   Where a camel originates from doesn’t necessarily depict where they are now kept with their human companions. We’ve witnessed dromedary camels in snow instead of the sunny desert and bactrian camels in the warm weather instead of the sub-zero temperatures of Mongolia.   […]

Female Vs Male Camels Which is Better To Have? [Camel Q&A]

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One of the biggest lingering question any new potential camel owner has is whether there’s a big behavioural difference between Female & Male camels.   A lot of this stems from people who have experience with horses as there is consistency in male and female horse behaviours.   But our answer to this question: Which […]

Want To Own Camels..? 7 Signs You’re Ready

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Do you wish to own camels someday…?   If ‘yes’ then this podcast episode is especially for you!   Maybe you’ve seen camels for sale and the thought of having a camel delights you – they are unique after all and they are magnificent and highly misunderstood animals.   Maybe you need camels for your […]

Camel Vet Alex Tinson (aka The Desert Vet)

Camel Vet Alex Tinson The desert Vet

After reading the book The Desert Vet by Alex Tinson we just KNEW we just had to have him on our podcast to chat more about, not only his camel adventures, but also his incredible scientific knowledge on camels.   Let’s face it, it’s hard to come by vets with over 30 years of camel […]

New To Camels? Here’s Where To Start!

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Are you considering owning camels or maybe you’ve recently got a camel and are beginning to learn more about them? Like learning anything new there are some basic things you need to know to put you on the right path.  From caring for camels to their handling and training requirements we share our top tips […]

Top 5 Camel Blogs of 2018

top 5 camel training & camel husbandry blogs of 2018

We’ve had a look at our analytics to find you our most popular camel blogs, videos & podcasts of 2018. Some keep going strong year after year so we think it’s fair to say that there’s a reason they’re popular, people keep coming back to re-read or read for the first time. Whether you’ve read […]

Why Australia Kills Wild Camels

Why Australia Kills Wild Camels

All the amazing camels that we’ve ever had, and now have, would be lying dead on the desert floor if we did not have them with us. This, we know for a fact. Given our wild camel ‘situation’ in Australia we refuse to ‘breed camels’ because that just seems unfair… Australia has the largest wild […]