Globally Endangered (EN) (Source: IUCN Red List)

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  • Spanish
    • Licaon
  • English
    • African Wild Dog
    • Painted Dog
    • Painted Hunting Dog
    • Cape Hunting Dog
    • African Hunting Dog
    • African Painted Dog
    • Painted Wolf
  • French
    • Lycaon
    • Chien sauvage africain
    • Loup-peint
  • German
    • Afrikanischer Wildhund
  • Scientific Names
    • Lycaon pictus

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Recent observations

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African Wild Dog Lycaon pictus

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joachim

Date

June 28, 2016 06:58 AM CEST

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African Wild Dog Lycaon pictus

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joachim

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July 13, 2016 06:40 AM CEST

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African Wild Dog Lycaon pictus

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joachim

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September 21, 2016 05:51 AM CEST

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African Wild Dog Lycaon pictus

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joachim

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August 1, 2016 07:59 AM CEST

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African Wild Dog Lycaon pictus

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joachim

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June 13, 2016 08:15 AM CEST

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African Wild Dog Lycaon pictus

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heathermike

Date

November 17, 2015 09:11 AM PST

Description

Location is approximate but definitely within the park

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African Wild Dog Lycaon pictus

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petri

Date

October 8, 2009 12:34 PM CAT

Description

African wild dog near the Gomoti River, Santawani - Okavango Delta, Botswana

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African Wild Dog Lycaon pictus

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jinnnnn

Date

June 15, 2016

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African Wild Dog Lycaon pictus

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perarneslotte

Date

February 22, 2015 05:31 PM HST

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African Wild Dog Lycaon pictus

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givernykate

Date

July 3, 2016 12:06 PM NZST

Description

African Wild Dog at Taronga Western Plains Zoo

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African Wild Dog Lycaon pictus

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givernykate

Date

May 2, 2016 12:55 PM NZST

Description

African Wild Dog at Hamilton Zoo

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African Wild Dog Lycaon pictus

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givernykate

Date

November 4, 2015 07:03 PM NZDT

Description

African Wild Dog at Perth Zoo

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Description from Wikipedia

Lycaon pictus is a canid found only in Africa, especially in savannas and lightly wooded areas. It is variously called the African wild dog, African hunting dog, Cape hunting dog, painted dog, painted wolf, painted hunting dog, spotted dog, or ornate wolf.

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