Bush dog

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BUSH DOG

Speothos venaticus

This semi-aquatic canidae dives and swims easily.

 

WEIGHT : 5 to 7 kg

FOOD : birds and rodents

MENACES : Poaching. Destruction of its habitat for  livestock and human developpement humain. Diseases transmitted by domestic dogs.

RED LIST : Near threatened

MORE INFO :
Family : Canidae
Habits : pairs
Gestation : 67 days
Litter : 4 to 6 babies
Longevity : 10 years

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