Sheep have very good memories. They can remember at least 50 individual sheep and humans for years.
Domesticated animals are those that have evolved to live alongside humans. It is a genetic change that occurs over generations, often as a result of humans selectively breeding the animals for specific physical or behavioural traits.
Dogs were the first animal to be domesticated but find out which other animals are now domestic in our A-Z archives.
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