Variables Healthy camels (Control) Camels with Liver abscess
Respiratory rates/min 12.36 ± 2.3 20.4 ± 3.2*
Heart rates/min 36.3 ± 3.2 46.5 ± 3.3*
Temperature 37.1 ±0.32 38.3 ± 0.52 (3 camels had fever, 32 camels had normal temperature)
Mucous membranes Rosy red color Icteric color
Physical activities excellent Varied from fair to bad
General appearance Bright Varied from bright (16/35) to dull (19/35)
Appetite Normal Anorexia
Dehydration Normal hydration Observed in (16/35)
Diarrhea Absent Observed in (16/35)
*Means are significantly different at the level (P ≤ 0.05)
Table 1: Physical parameters in examined Dromedary Camels.