Web Results

Animal mummy - Wikipedia


Long before animal mummies were used as religious offerings, animals in Egypt were occasionally mummified for a more personal ...

Pets in Ancient Egypt (Article) - Ancient History Encyclopedia


Mar 18, 2016 ... The ancient Egyptians kept animals as pets ranging from domesticated dogs and cats to baboons, monkeys, fish, gazelles, birds (especially ...

Animal Mummies Discovered at Ancient Egyptian Site - Live Science


Feb 14, 2012 ... An archaeologist has discovered animal mummies linked to the ... Most of the animals are dogs, although they also found two cats as well as ...

Ancient Egyptian Dog Names | PetHelpful


Oct 3, 2016 ... Some of the ancient Egyptian dogs were mastiff types. If there were ... Tanis: A royal city in the delta of the Nile, in the northern part of Egypt.

Satellite Imagery Uncovers Up to 17 Lost Egyptian Pyramids - Science


May 27, 2011 ... By analyzing high-resolution satellite imagery covering all of Egypt, ... team already digging at a 3000-year-old site known as Tanis. ... How Earth's oldest animals were fossilized ... 'Bear dogs' once lived in southern Texas.

More Info

In Ancient Egypt, Life Wasn't Easy for Elite Pets


May 25, 2015 ... Animal skeletons found buried in a 5000-year-old cemetery reveal injuries from beatings, restraints.

Egyptian Animals Were Mummified Same Way as Humans


Sep 15, 2004 ... The ancient Egyptians mummified more than just human corpses. Animals were viewed not only as pets, but as incarnations of gods. As such ...

"More Ancient Egyptian Names of Dogs and Other Animals ...


MetPublications is a portal to the Met's comprehensive book and online publishing program with close to 700 titles published from 1964 to the present.