My Camel Story and World Camel Day (22 June)

Camel has been part and parcel of my life. Seeing camel caravans, moving Afghan nomads and salts traders made a strong picture of a camel on my mind. A decade earlier severe arthritis (Rheumatoid Arthritis) almost killed me and I was unable to move from the bed. An old wise man advised me to move to camel breeding area […]

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Camel Terminology Needs to be Re-established

The world terminology in Wikipedia is written as; Terminology is the study of terms and their use. Terms are words and compound words or multi-word expressions that in specific contexts are given specific meanings. The camel terminology is mainly derived from cow. It is food for thought to re-establish terminology for camel, management and production etc. […]

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Some Facts About Camel along with its Real Terminology

Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Artiodactyla Family: Camelidae Genus: Camelus Scientific Name: Camelus dromedarius Common Name: Camel/Jamel Other Name(s): Dromedary Camel, Arabian Camel, One-Humped Camel Group: Mammal Number Of Species: 1 Location: Asia, Africa and Australia Habitat: Arid desert and scrubland Colour: Cream, Tan, Brown, Black, white, Fawn etc Skin Type: Hair/wool Size […]

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