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>> They say it has the most high tech hospital care available for camels. That's because it might be the only hospital out there specifically for camels.
is $10.9 million facility has had it's grand opening in Dubai. And it's veterinarians say it's one of a kind.>>
> We are very interested in preserving our heritage. And we found that we must care for camels, not only by breeding and raising them, but also by being able to medically treat them.
>> There are a lot of equine hospitals, because horses have existed for centuries as have their races, but for camels, no.>>
>> Camel racing's common in several countries, but this hospital says it's been difficult to find equipment specific to the desert beast. Having to custom order it instead. Now they have an operating theater and an x-ray room with MRI and CAT scan facilities coming next year. It also has a small racetrack to help rehabilitate patients.
Hospital staff come from as far away as the United Kingdom and Mexico. They say they plan to also conduct medical research here to better understand the nuances of camel biology.