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Canines

Order: Carnivora
Family: Canidae

Species on page

+ African wild dog (Lycaon pictus)
+ Coyote (Canis latrans) (see also
+ Golden jackal (Canis aureus)
+ Domestic breeds (Canis lupus familiaris)
+ Misc (Canis miscellaneous)

African wild dogs

Republic of South Africa

This remarkable scene unfolded as we looked out from Richard's porch. The dogs repeatedly crossed the Olifant River into Kruger NP.

Pack

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Lycaon pictus

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Pair

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Pursuer

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Notice the radio collar.

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Pursued

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Both predator and prey spend a fair bit of time in the air.

The hunt appeared to be successfu but we went never able to verify that as fact.

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Coyote

The Stanford Dish

Coyote confrontation

coyote
The Stanford Dish
Canon 50D, September 30, 2010

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Coyote camoflage - where's Wiley?

coyote
The Stanford Dish
Canon 50D, September 30, 2010

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Sun worship

coyote
The Stanford Dish
Canon 50D, September 30, 2010

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Golden jackal

Tanzania

Jackal

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The hyena dwarfs the jackal

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Domestic breeds (Canis lupus familiaris)

Rio

Always wear your helmet

dog helmet

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Pucon, Chile

Filet of Sole

pucon
Edgar's shoe
Canon 50D, April, 2010

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Lagunita

Lag dawg

lagunita

March 11, 2013

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Stella

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Big Springs Trail, Tilden
May 31, 2013

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Stella takes Alan for a walk

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Big Springs Trail, Tilden
May 31, 2013

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I really lick you a lot

stella

Big Springs Trail, Tilden
May 31, 2013

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Misc (Canus miscellaneous)

Bhutan

Dragon dog

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modified: June 6, 2014
created: December 24, 2009
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