African Wild Dog - Lycaon pictus

Photos of African wild dogs taken in southern Africa.

Species Outline

Latin Name:Lycaon pictus
Order:Carnivora
Suborder:Caniformia
Family:Canidae
Collective Noun:Pack
Weight:17-25 kg
Shoulder Height:60-75 cm
Tail Length:30-40 cm
Length Total:106-150 cm
Number of Teats:12-14
Number of Teeth:42

Species Details