Prehistoric Puppers

By Anais MAMPUYA January 11, 2019 at 2.57pm SCIENTISTS have uncovered new information on the hunting methods of prehistoric dogs 40 millions year ago by analysing the skulls of lions, wolves and hyenas. Experts in Scotland and Austria suggest that the first species of dogs, known as Hesperocyon Gregarius, pounced on its preys the same way as modern foxes and coyotes. The findings also imply that the largest dog species to ever live, known as the Epicyon Haydeni, also hunted in a similar way. The animal, which lived 16 million years ago, could grow to the size of a grizzly … Continue reading Prehistoric Puppers