How long can camels go without drinking water?

On average, camels can go without water for up to two weeks. Their humps, which are actually made of fat and not water, act as stored food and nourishment and help the camel survive. In some camels, the humps can weigh up to 80 pounds each!

Citations:


http://animals.howstuffworks.com/mammals/camel-go-without-water.htm

http://www.coolquiz.com/trivia/explain/docs/camel.asp


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