Can You Tame Hyenas?

Can you keep a hyena as a pet?

Yes, Hyena can be kept as pet but with great safety precaution and care on your part as they are still wild animals. There are those who condemn keeping wild animals as pets but who ironically own dogs and cats themselves forgetting that all domesticated animals were once wild.

Are hyenas aggressive?

The reputation of the hyena as a coward is unfounded and hyena are aggressive competitors in the bush, not only scavenging on the kills of other animals as it is often believed. They kill and eat baby lion, leopard and other predators. Hyena have ‘creepy greeting ceremonies’ where both females and males have erections.

How long does it take to tame a hyena?

Tamed Striped Hyena (Variant A)

Tamed Striped Hyena
A tame hyena
TypePet
Expiration7 days
Expires toHyena Carcass

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Can a hyena breed with a dog?

Dogs are Canis lupus familiaris while hyenas are Crocuta crocuta. They are different species and can not interbreed. Hyenas are more closely related to cats than canines despite their appearance. There are over 400 breeds of dogs so far.

Can u buy a hyena?

Hyenas are not domesticated like dogs or cats. They can’t be housetrained. They will have no bite inhibitions or ability to be trained like you want your house pet to be. It’s a huge liability to have one in your house.