Camel plays a very pivotal role in the life of the people of the northeastern Balochistan (Suleiman mountainous region). The camel herders graze their camel herds all around the year on the […]
Kohi camel can browse up to the height of 5 meter on Acacia and other trees of the region. This picture was shot in winter and the camel browse on the Acacia modesta tree.
Camel is the well adapted animal in Suleiman mountain for work in hostile topography of the region. The leaves of a bush are loaded on camel. These leaves are use for ropes and mat knitting. Such mats are use by the camel pastoralists for housing/huts buildings.
Calf care of Kohi camel by Buzdar camel herders. Ghulamani Buzdar tribe is famous for camel and goat keeping. Some people call Kohi camel as Ghulamani camel too.
Kohi camel is highly adapted to the mountainous ecology of Suleiman Mountainous Region. The breeds is highly diversified and there are many shades and colours. Some colours and phenotypic characters works as genetic markers and the pastoral people are well known of them