Hyenas in Africa began to tame since time immemorial. They are easily domashniaya, it is teachable and, most importantly, loyal to the owner. And betrayed no worse than dogs, and maybe better. With them go hunting and as a formidable guard.
On some sites of ancient people found bones of hyenas many times more than the bones of other animals. Homemade hyenas are well known from the history of Ancient Egypt. In General, the Egyptians tried to domesticate many animals for hunting with them for keeping as exotic decoration or just for food. The hyena, probably, has not passed none of the IFI. On papyri from Egypt there are images of hunting with hounds on the hyena, hunting with hyenas on a Gazelle, there are scenes of domestic feeding hyenas until enforced (like now, for example, by force feeding geese to obtain an enlarged liver). In principle, the hyena has adapted to long periods of hunger, but if food tucks, she can eat a lot. Continue reading
Dogs are truly man’s friends, who are able not only to faithfully look in eyes and wagging tail, but also to work, to entertain and even to share joy and sorrow. Since then, as the dog and man became friends, he brought a variety of breeds – from the small, like the Chihuahua, to the largest, which are considered Irish wolfhounds and other related breeds. Let’s see what dogs are considered the most intelligent.
10. The Australian cattle dog . This breed was developed by Australians who needed a reliable assistant for observations of huge flocks of sheep. This breed is known for its intelligence, ability to understand the owner perfectly, easy to train. These dogs are not just driven obedient sheep, they are able to cope with the stubborn – easily biting animals, they force them to go where indicates a shepherd.
The breed was developed relatively recently (19th century), and their ability widely used today. Note that this is a very active dog and Executive. Continue reading