Despite popular belief, a camel's hump stores not water, but fat - about 80 pounds of it. With this energy supply on its back, camel can go several days without eating. As it goes through the fat store, the hump shrinks and gets flabby. It gets firm again after the animal refuels.

Despite popular belief, a camel's hump stores not water, but fat - about 80 pounds of it. With this energy supply on its back, camel can go several days without eating. As it goes through the fat store, the hump shrinks and gets flabby. It gets firm again after the animal refuels.

Robyn with her camel Zeleika: For two years before she started the trek, Robyn trained the...

Robyn with her camel Zeleika: For two years before she started the trek, Robyn trained the...

Interesting Facts About Camels - Ships Of The Desert

Interesting Facts about Camels - Ships of the Desert

A new study has found that nearly half of camels in parts of Kenya have been infected by the virus that causes Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) and calls for further research into the role they might play in the transmission ...

Smile : )gf. -  Braided Fabric.  What a delightful used of fiber, in this case it looks like denim. Idea for Trim...

Smile : )gf. - Braided Fabric. What a delightful used of fiber, in this case it looks like denim. Idea for Trim...

The Dromedary Camel. also called the Arabian camel or the Indian Camel (Camelus dromedarius) is a large, even-toed ungulate with one hump on its back.

The Dromedary Camel. also called the Arabian camel or the Indian Camel (Camelus dromedarius) is a large, even-toed ungulate with one hump on its back.

"C'mere lil' Camel... I want to knit your fur"   love, Beatricey1  Decorated Camel by Nilanjan Bhattacharya, via Dreamstime

"C'mere lil' Camel... I want to knit your fur" love, Beatricey1 Decorated Camel by Nilanjan Bhattacharya, via Dreamstime

Search 'Dubai' on  Isango,com to find great tours and experiences, Including summer camel safari's and many more!

Search 'Dubai' on Isango,com to find great tours and experiences, Including summer camel safari's and many more!

Mongolian girl with camel... makes my heart burst, I sooo love this!

Mongolian girl with camel... makes my heart burst, I sooo love this!

These truly don't make sense anymore....I think this trend has been exhausted

These truly don't make sense anymore....I think this trend has been exhausted

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