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.