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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 ...

Ancient Egypt for Kids - Animals and Pets - Ancient Egypt for Kids


Cats: If you guessed cats were the most popular pet in ancient Egypt, you would be wrong. There were many cats. In fact, every family had a cat. But cats were ...

Dogs, monkeys, cats: 2,000-year-old pet cemetery uncovered in Egypt


Dec 1, 2016 ... A few animals still wore iron collars when they were laid to rest, and the graves of two young cats include ostrich-shell beads.

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


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"Lost City" of Tanis Found, but Often Forgotten -- National Geographic


Read about the lost city of Tanis, Egypt, and the treasures that archaeologists have discovered there in this article from National Geographic.

Ancient Egyptian Dog Names | PetHelpful


Oct 3, 2016 ... Some of the ancient Egyptian dogs were mastiff types. If there were mastiffs ... Tanis: A royal city in the delta of the Nile, in the northern part of Egypt. ... Egyptian Animal Spirit Guides: Cat, Bull, Frog, Jackal, and More. by Author ...

Depictions of Animals in Egyptian Mythology | Kids' Animal Station


May 31, 2016 ... Quite a few of the Egyptian gods are represented by animals, such as ... the cat or lioness goddess of music, joy, dance, love, cats, family, and protection, Bastet. ... On the Great Sphinx of Tanis, there are the markings of the ...