National Geographic : 1944 Jul
SirauLonaoi geographic Society rainting Dyvv.Langoon jnin Before the Spaniards Brought the Horse, Migrating Plains Indians Used Dogs and Travois toHelp Carry Packs A travois was two trailing large wild herds were built up. he reached the Plains in 1641. poles, serving as shafts, with a platform built on to hold the load. Spanish horses, escaping their owners, fled tothePlains and The Indians soon used horses instead of dogs with the travois. Coronado encountered migrating groups such asthese Kiowas when Although the Indians lived in permanent villages much of the year, they moved long distances insearch ofbuffalo.