How Do Camels Protect Themselves From Predators?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 29, 2020 11:57:05 PM ET
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Camels protect themselves from predators by regurgitating their stomach contents mixed with saliva in a projectile fashion. This practice is commonly referred to as spitting. According to the San Diego Zoo, when camels spit, it is meant to startle and distract potential predators.

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