The Camel Beauty Pageants Of Abu Dhabi

The Camel Beauty Pageants Of Abu Dhabi

At camel beauty pageants, the four-legged contestants are judged on everything from their shapely necks to their large lips. Visitors also bid at the event's camel auctions, where a prizewinning camel can sell for up to $3 million.


Key Facts In This Video

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    Some camel connoisseurs in the UAE will spend millions of dollars to buy camels that they enter in beauty pageants. (3:46)

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    Get a glimpse into a lavish camel auction: (9:47)

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    Cheaters at camel beauty pageants might give their camels false eyelashes. (16:23)

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