- If a family member that lived in a wickiup house died,
they would burn down there house as a tradition.
Certain animals are considered spiritually evil and are prone to cause
sickness: owls, snakes, bears, coyotes.
All people in the Apache tribe lived in one of three types of
Apachean people obtained food from four main sources:
- Hunting wild animals
- Gathering wild
- Growing domesticated
- Interaction with neighboring people for livestock and
agricultural products (through raiding or trading).
The Western Apache diet consisted of 35-40% meat and 60-65% plant foods.
As the different Apachean tribes lived in different environments, the
particular types of foods eaten varied according to their respective