Living blanket, water diviner, wild pet: a cultural history of the dingo

Monday, August 7, 2017 - 06:32 in Paleontology & Archaeology

In traditional Aboriginal society, women travelled with canine companions draped around their waists like garments of clothing. Dingoes played an important role in the protection and mobility of the women and children, and are believed to have greatly extended women's contribution to the traditional economy and food supply.

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