Arabian camel

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Synonyms for Arabian camel

one-humped camel of the hot deserts of northern Africa and southwestern Asia

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The breeding season for Arabian camels is in winter.
QNB, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa, has announced its sponsorship of the concluding round of the Founder Sheikh Jassim bin Mohamed bin Thani's Camel Festival for local pure Arabian camels race 2017-2018 season held at Al Sheehaniya Racetrack.
The fact that the Arabian camel is the origin of the infectious disease has been confirmed recently.
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Kuwait: March 12 -- (BNA) The 2nd Arabian Camels Festival kick-starts tomorrow in the sisterly State of Kuwait with participation of more than 420 well-bred Arab camels from 147 breeders inside the State of Kuwait and abroad to compete for a KD 200,000 awardable to the winner during the four-day event.
The event, situated on the basin of the Rub Al Khali Desert and known for some of the world's highest dunes, will host more than 2000 Arabian camels that will compete in a series of races and a camel beauty contest.
The town and its nearby areas are the major centers of breeding original strains of Arabian camels.
The finest pure-bred Arabian camels thundered down the race track kicking up sand and leaving their handlers run for cover as the mesh gate lifted at the starting point.
Despite not hitting the hot 100 (that's fahrenheit) the weather managed to distress the Arabian camels at Colwyn Bay Zoo.
But as temperatures across Wales continued to soar yesterday the Arabian camels at Colwyn Bay Zoo were treated to a jet of refreshing water sprayed directly into their only too grateful mouths.
An exhibition of two Arabian camels was advertised in the Connecticut Journal, which described the creatures as "the greatest natural Curiosity ever exhibited to the Public on this Continent.
The seminar is held in partnership with SQU, the Diwan of Royal Court represented by the Directorate General of Vet Services, Al Bashair Racetrack for Arabian Camels and the International Society for Camel Research Development.
In August, researchers pointed to Arabian camels as possible hosts of the virus, which has hit hardest in the desert kingdom, where 53 people have died from the disease since it appeared in September 2012.
Thoroughbred and crossbred Arabian camels are participating in the popular competition, which concludes today.
Mahgoub (2010) Serum Mineral Contents of the Omani Racing Arabian Camels (Camelus Dromedarius).