Category Archives: Camel Husbandry

Raising Healthy Baby Camels – Selenium & Why It’s Needed

Camel Connection Podcast · 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 […]

Camel Chat: Where We’ve Been & Where We’re Going

Camel Connection Podcast · Camel Chat: Where We’ve Been & Where We’re Going 2020 has been an… “Interesting” year for us, no doubt you could say a similar thing. Crazy times indeed!   The two of us, camel owners, lovers, Cameleers, chat about how this year has impacted us & our camel business.   We […]

How (when/why) to daisy chain a camel’s headstall rope

 Camel Connection Podcast · How (when/why) to daisy chain a camel’s headstall rope This really simple knot means that you can leave your camel’s headstall on if they are in regular training, work or you simply want to build confidence in catching your camel.   Since the headstalls that we use are ‘one piece’ […]

Supplements Domestic Camels Need

Camel Connection Podcast · Supplements Domestic Camels Need   If you’re like so many other camel owners whereby you don’t have your camels in their natural desert environment, roaming free, then you need to tune into this Camel Vet Talk on supplements domesticated camels NEED.   Dr. Margie Bale – Camel Vet, gives us digestible […]

Camel Nutrition & Toxic Plants

Camel Connection Podcast · Camel Nutrition & Toxic Plants Most people ask (or Google) “What do camels eat?” The question should really be, “what SHOULD camel’s eat.”   Many people put camels in the “hardy animal” category when in fact, if they are removed from their natural environment – the desert, nothing can be further […]

Camel Disease That Broke Our Hearts! Every Camel Owner Needs To Know: Osteodystrophy aka “Big Head”

 Camel Connection Podcast · Every Camel Owner Needs To Know This Camel Disease: Osteodystrophy aka “Big Head”   There’s LOTS to learn about camels and their health, we know, but if one dis-ease stands out and is a MUST KNOW for anyone considering buying/owning camels or already has camels it’s Osteodystrophy – otherwise known […]

Camel Vaccinations: For Pet Camels & Production Camels

Camel Connection Podcast · Camel Vaccinations For Pet & Production Camels – Camel Vet Talk #3 Camels are complex creatures with their biology AND nature and as we learned from Dr. Margie Bale, they aren’t immune to diseases and bacterial infections that are life-threatening!   Margie shares with us, from her own Camel Vet practice, […]

Camel Vet & Care Questions Answered #1

Camel Vet Questions

  Last week we got to be on a video conference call with Dr Margie, Camel Vet and she so willingly answered all the Camel Vet Questions that members of our Cameleer Academy had.    So we thought we’d see if you had the same or similar Camel Vet questions.   The Camel Vet Q&A […]