White Donkey

Bactrian Camel

Bactrian Camel (two-hump camel)

Prince Eugene and his soldiers were familiar with camels from their combats against the Ottomans. They are working animals and extremely robust and adaptable. They can cope with outside temperature fluctuations of up to 80°C and manage on very little water – essential in their habitat. Their humps do not contain water but fat, which is an energy-saver.

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