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Domestication of Animals

Veterinarians have to know a great deal about animals, even when they were first domesticated.  Do some research to figure out when these animals were domesticated.

Animal: Domestication:
6000 to 7000 B.C. in Western Asia
Animal: Domestication:
5,000 years ago in Eastern Europe and Western Asia
Animal: Domestication:
5,000 to 9,000 years ago in the Middle East
Animal: Domestication:
4,000 B.C. in Egypt
Animal: Domestication:
11,000 to 15,000 years ago in Southeast Europe and Central/Southwest Asia
Animal: Domestication:
100,000 years ago or more - only 30,000 years after the first signs of modern humans
Animal: Domestication:
3,400 years ago in China and Southeast Asia
Animal: Domestication:
10,000 to 15,000 years ago in Europe and Asia and/or Southwest Asia
Animal: Domestication:
8,000 years ago on the island of Cyprus
Animal: Domestication:
3,500 B.C. in South America
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