Category Archives: Camel Husbandry

Camel Vet Talk – Biggest Mistakes Camel Owners Make Feeding Camels

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Most health problems that camels experience are derived from what they camel is eating – or NOT eating.   Did you know that when you’re feeding a camel that you’re actually feeding their stomach(s)…?   Also, did you know that there is an ideal hay length – yes the actual length of the hay stalks, […]

Will Camels Help Weed Control on Farm [Camel Q&A]

Camel Connection Podcast · Camel Q&A- Can Camels Help With Weed Control   If you have a property, farm, or ranch swarming with weeds and other unwanted plants and you’re one of the many people that have heard that camels can help with weed control, then tune into this short Camel Q&A episode.   We […]

How To Feed a Camel

How To Feed a Camel

We recently spoke with Homesteady on their YouTube channel, who recently brought 2 camels into their homestead to help them become more sustainable in their lifestyle.    But there’s always more to simply just buying camels. There’s many things to think about including the fact that camels are…CAMELS! Not cattle, horses, goats, etc, so that […]

Why Camels Bite [Camel Q&A]

  More often than not we get emails from camel owners asking for support around their camel’s “biting” issue.   A camel will bite, or attempt to, when they are feeling threatened, looking for food (the problem with “treating” camels) and or if they are in the Habit of biting from a history of needing […]

Can I Have Just One Camel [Camel Q&A]

  Given that camels are a herd animal the question lingers: Is it okay just to have one camel or should they be with their own kind?   We understand that in different parts of the world different privileges play out on the accessibility (and the buying) of camels. In Australia we are very privileged […]

Proper Drenching (DE-WORMING) Of Camels

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Proper drenching/de-worming is paramount to a camels health, but from the outside it’s not always easy to know whether they have a parasite burden or not.   That’s why we thoughts we’d share these Instagram ‘stories’ that we shared recently an upload here so you can use this as a reference for keeping your camels, […]

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.   […]