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Ancient Humans, Dogs Hunted Mastodon in Florida

The first Floridians were a hearty bunch that hunted big game, kept dogs and crafted sharp stone tools.

Published On 05/13/2016
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Shown is a butchered mastodon tusk from the Page-Ladson site in Florida. The curvature is typical of an upper tusk from the left side of the animal. | DC Fisher, University of Michigan Museum of Paleontology