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Cave Hyena
Biological information
Time period : Late Pleistocene epoch
Lifestyle : Carnivore
In the series
Brought back : No.
Appearances : A Mammoth Undertaking

The cave hyena was a subspecies of the spotted hyena that lived during the Pleistocene epoch.

In Prehistoric Park[]

A Mammoth Undertaking[]

Whilst Nigel Marven was defending a sick and grieving woolly mammoth during the night, several cave hyenas were seen stalking him and the mammoth alongside wolves.

Behind the Scenes[]

  • The cave hyenas were live-acted by modern spotted hyenas.


  • The Cave Hyena were already extinct for a couple thousand years by the time the episode took place.