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Creature Features: African Wild Dogs

In honor of the newly-arrived African Wild Dogs in LA, I decided to brush up on my knowledge about these beautiful animals. Their name Lycaon pictus literally means "painted or ornate wolf." And aren't their patterns absolutely beautiful?! Now many of us know about domesticated doggies, but what do we know about these wild creatures? Test yourself with this quiz!


Creature Features: African Wild Dogs

The African Wild Dog is an endangered species with a total population of fewer than ________ animals in the wild.

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xXFurygeistXx xXFurygeistXx 8 years
5/6 Booyah! But yeah, poor things are endangered. They don't really bark, but squeak. Fascinating animals. Most of their hunts are successful...forgot the ratio though. ^^;;
wren1 wren1 9 years
Umm, guess I didn't do so well on that. 1 right!
wren1 wren1 9 years
They're kinda growing on me.
Txredd Txredd 9 years
Interesting animals. Didn't know they were endangered.
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