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Tiny ancient animal club gains a member: Mini-mammoth

There’s a new addition to the “tiny ancient animals I’d like to have as a pet” list: a mini-mammoth that stood about three feet high. It joins Sifrhippus, the first horse, which shrank to the size of a cat as the climate warmed about 56 million years ago.

View the original article here: Tiny Ancient Animal Club Gains a Member: Mini-Mammoth – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

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