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Old 04-19-2014, 11:31 AM
 
Location: Tennessee
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Doris the camel lives on a farm with no other male camels – so it came as a big shock today when she gave birth.

Farmer Andrew Henshaw could hardly believe his ears when he was called over by a colleague to help tug a baby calf out of its proud mum.



Mystery as female camel who lives on farm with no male camels GIVES BIRTH - Mirror Online
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Old 04-19-2014, 11:51 AM
 
Location: West Virginia
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That's not a news story that's a Dumb story.... Camel preggers when they got her! He even admits it! Must have been a slow news day LOL
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Old 04-19-2014, 05:45 PM
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Location: Memphis - home of the king
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On the other hand, female sharks can clone themselves. Srsly. I doubt any mammal can tho.

Shark "Virgin Birth" Confirmed
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Old 04-19-2014, 09:14 PM
 
Location: Humboldt County, CA
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So far, mammalian parthenogenesis is strictly the work of scientists.

Kaguya, the first parthenogenetic mammal
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Old 04-19-2014, 09:18 PM
 
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Immaculate Conception...

Let us share with the beasts...
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Old 05-07-2014, 01:02 PM
 
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Maybe she would walk a mile for a camel!
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Old 05-07-2014, 02:35 PM
 
Location: Under the Redwoods
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Maybe they should change her name from Doris to Mary.
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Old 05-07-2014, 02:42 PM
 
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Maybe they should change her name from Doris to Mary.
OMG! I just choked on my sandwich!
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