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Do you know why dogs bury bones' Well, it all goes back to the time when dogs used to live in the wilds, long before humans domesticated them. It is one thing to kill an animal and eat it, but what if the animal is too big to be eaten in one sitting. Or if you want to eat it later' If you leave the food out in the open there is a good chance that some other animal will finish off your meal. So the dogs simply learnt the next best thing. They hid their food, or buried it. Smart thinking, right'

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