Lycaon pictus

African Wild Dogs

Where do they live? Sub-Saharan Africa 

What do they eat? Greater kudu, Thomson’s gazelle, impala, Cape bushbuck, and blue wildebeest, reedbuck, kob, lechwe, springbok, dik-dik and hares

Conservation Status: Endangered

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Endangered African wild dogs (Lycaon pictus) at the Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo.

@Photo by Joel Sartore/National Geographic Photo Ark

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