African Wild Dog

African Wild Dog


Name: African Wild Dog

Class: Mammal

Habitat: Open Plains, Woodlands & Dry Savannas

Origin: Sub Saharan Africa

Size: 70cm & 25kg

Speed: 35mph

Diet: Warthogs, Antelope, Rodents, Lizards & Birds

Predators: Lions & Hyenas

Attack/Defense: They hunt in packs using there incredible stamina to out run prey over long  distances.

Conservation Status: Endangered

Life Expectancy: 12 years

fascinating facts

They have an 80% hunting success rate.


No two dogs have the same markings and for this reason can easily be identified.


They roam vast distances and have been known to cover areas as large as 900 miles.



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