People don't understand this animal. The reason the standard is carried that way is because it's a shield. If you breed them, they become rideable. Also there good bombs. Attach C4 and drop them in bases.
The humble dodo, this bird is great for attacking other players. You can use it as biological warfare set on wander grab with a pteradon and infect it. Once it's sicker than clinton drop it in the enemy base. Kaboom creative way to infect enemies and douch bags.