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A common belief is that camels store water in their humps, but the humps are actually reservoirs that store fat. This allows the camel to remain cool in hot temperatures, as the rest of its body is thinly insulated. Arab... More »

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Dromedary camels stand an average of 5.9 to 6.6 feet tall, and Bactrian camels stand an average of 5.2 feet to 5.9 feet. Camel height is generally measured from the bottom of the camel's feet to its shoulders. More »

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Female camels are called cows. Just like some other ungulates and animals, male camels are also called bulls and their young are known as calves. More »

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Adult dromedary camels, also known as Arabian camels, range in weight from 1,320 and 2,200 pounds. Bactrian camels, a separate species, range in weight from 1,000 to 2,200 pounds. More »

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When temperatures rise above 110 degrees Fahrenheit, camels can survive for about five days without drinking water. During the winter, camels can survive six or seven months without drinking water. During that time, they... More »

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