All dogs can be traced back 40 million years ago to a weasel-like animal called the Miacis

on Jun 07 in Fun Fact

All dogs can be traced back 40 million years ago to a weasel-like animal called the Miacis which dwelled in trees and dens. The Miacis later evolved into the Tomarctus, a direct forbearer of the genus Canis, which includes the wolf and jackal as well as the dog.

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