Sunday, March 23, 2014

Jeffrey the camel loves drinking beer

Jeffrey the camel is originally from Russia and is thought to be the UK's only pet camel, he was brought over to the UK from Holland seven years ago.

His owner Simon Grant from Easingwold, North Yorkshire, explained how he came up with the idea of feeding the camel beer.

YouTube link.

"I was talking to a camel expert and he said they just love beer, so I thought well why not try it. He loves it, he can't get enough of it he drinks more than me!"

Jeffrey is an 11-foot Bactrian camel who species originates from the steppes of Central Asia, he can survive temperatures of around -25 degrees celsius and live for up to 60 years.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Sorry, I saw the word "Beer" and expected the camel to be Australian. Ha ha ha.