Painted Hunting Dog

African Wild Dog

By : Mark Brightman

A tale of epic journeys! These two wild dog males moved 470 km from where they were born (Mapari in the Save Valley Conservancy) to Northern Tuli (Botswana), crossing huge expanses of inhospitable territory, an international boundary, and ended up joining some female wild dogs and forming a new pack in Botswana. One of the longest wild dog dipersals ever recorded! Incredible.

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