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The skeleton during excavation. Some of the bones were damaged from exposure to the elements. CreditRick Hunter

An Ancient Horse Is Unearthed in a Utah Backyard

Paleontologists recently determined that a skeleton discovered during a landscaping project belonged to a horse from the Pleistocene Era. By Laura M. Holson The horse had arthritis when it died. It is possible, too, that it had bone cancer in one ankle. That can happen to any horse once it gets to be a certain […]

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