African hunting Dog (Lycaon pictus)

Short Overview

A long-legged predator with large, round ears facing upwards. The fur is speckled in black, yellow and brown colors, the tip of the tail is white. Wild dogs hunt in herds. They are not among the fastest animals, but they are able to stalk and "wear out" their prey across great distances. They can even kill large animals like zebras and wildebeest! Wild dogs are also called hyena dogs, and they are among Africa’s most rare animals, only about 5000 wild dogs are left on the whole continent.

Product Description

Details of African hunting Dog (Lycaon pictus)

A long-legged predator with large, round ears facing upwards. The fur is speckled in black, yellow and brown colors, the tip of the tail is white. Wild dogs hunt in herds. They are not among the fastest animals, but they are able to stalk and "wear out" their prey across great distances. They can even kill large animals like zebras and wildebeest! Wild dogs are also called hyena dogs, and they are among Africa’s most rare animals, only about 5000 wild dogs are left on the whole continent.

Height: 68 cm

Weight. 20-36 kg

Active: Diurnal

Habitat: Open woodland

Food: Meat, mammals

 

Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU
  • ANM15

ENQUIRY

ENQUIRY - Shadows Of Africa

Get personal pricing option and a free advice from tour specialist! Your personal information is absolutely safe with us!

Our tour specialists are ready to help you with your trip planning with the best possible combinations to suit your needs.Please complete this short form and we will get in touch within 24 hours.All personal information supplied will be absolutely secure and remain within our organization and will not be shared with any external entity unless prior permission is given.

Let's talk about your trip

How can we get hold of you?

* Required Fields