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Domesticated Dogs The first animal to be domesticated appears to have been the dog, in the Upper Paleolithic era; although there is still much debate about the exact date. Species... Date... Location Dog... 15000 - 30,000 years ago ... Multiple locations Goat... 10000 BC... Asia and Middle East Sheep... 8000 BC... Asia and Middle East Pig... 8000 BC... China Cow... 8000 BC... India, Middle East, and Sub-sahara Cat... 7000 BC... Mediterranean Basin Chicken... 6000 BC... India and Southeast Asia Guinea pig... 5000 BC... Peru Donkey... 5000 BC... Egypt Water buffalo... 4000 BC... China Horse... 4000 BC... Ukraine and Russia
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When were animals first domesticated?

Different animals were domesticated at different times, but evidence suggests the first animal to be domesticated from wild ancestors was probably the dog, possibly as early a

Why and when were animals first domesticated?

During the Neolithic Revolution when people began to become sedentary and agriculture began to be used widely as a source of food. Animals were first domesticated in order to

Why was the dog the first domesticated animal?

Many cultures explain the way dogs came to be man's best friend. One religion says that man one day went looking for fruit to eat, as man hadn't yet learned to hunt. The man c