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One Geography Excuse Busted

By TwoScoopsPlissken following x   2017 Nov 29, 5:23pm 128 views   2 comments   watch   sfw   quote     share    


Zebras CAN be domesticated and CAN be trained to pull loads.

One biologist in the Victorian Era trained 6 Zebras to pull a carriage through the crowded streets of London.

His name was Baron Walter von Rothschilds.

By the way, the original horse was too small to be ridden, about the size of a large dog. Humans, probably at first for MEAT, domesticated them anyway.

If Indo-Europeans could breed Horses for work as well as meat, so could Africans the Zebra.

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1   Heraclitusstudent   ignore (1)   2017 Nov 29, 5:35pm   ↑ like (1)   ↓ dislike (0)     quote      

I'm surprised that since then no one tried to breed them over generations, selecting for domesticity.
I guess it's a lot of trouble to get a black and white horse.

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