05-25-2015, 10:59 AM
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This is interesting. Dogs may possibly have been domesticated anywhere from 27,000 to 40,000 years ago and it's possible the date may be even earlier. Read elsewhere a date of 100,000 years ago. The true answer of when and how is likely a tad murky, IMO.
Dog Domestication Much Older than Previously Known - Scientific American http://www.scientificamerican.com/ar...viously-known/
Ancient wolf genome pushes back dawn of the dog http://www.nature.com/news/ancient-w...he-dog-1.17607
Bowwow wow! Dog domestication much older than previously known http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/...0O621P20150521