Taming dating gives us a third piece of evidence confirming Galton’s view that the early breeding peoples quickly tamed all the large mammals suitable for domestication. Dog And she lived happily ever after poster. All species that were domesticated verified by archaeological evidence were domesticated within the first few thousand years of settled farming-livestock societies that appeared after the last Ice Age. end. As summarized in Table 9.3, the era of domestication of large mammals started with sheep, goats, pigs and ended with camels. Since 2,500 BC. No more important domesticated species.