Long before animal mummies were used as religious offerings, animals in Egypt
were occasionally mummified for a more personal ...
Mar 18, 2016 ... The ancient Egyptians kept animals as pets ranging from domesticated dogs and
cats to baboons, monkeys, fish, gazelles, birds (especially ...
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 ...
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.
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Read about the lost city of Tanis, Egypt, and the treasures that archaeologists
have discovered there in this article from National Geographic.
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 ...
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 ...