In many agricultural socities, if animals are available, boys will use them to masturbate into, i.e. as a sexual outlet. The animals most commonly used are sheep and goats, brcause of their height.
Miner and DeVos (1960) comment that amongst Arab tribal cultures, “Bestiality with goats, sheep, or camels provides another outlet. These practices are not approved but they are recognized as common among boys.” Havelock-Ellis [note 52] states “The Arabs, according to Kocher, chiefly practice bestiality with goats, sheep and mares. The Annamites, according to Mondiere, commonly employ sows and (more especially the young women) dogs.” Historical And Cultural Perspectives On Zoophilia Serving Histo