What Defenders Is Doing to Help African Wild Dogs
Defenders of Wildlife is working to pass legislation that would help conserve 15 species of great cats and rare canines that exist outside the U.S., including the African wild dog.
Size: African wild dogs typically measure around 30 inches high, and around 40 inches long, with a tail of 12-18 inches in length.
Weight: African wild dogs weigh from 37 to 80 pounds.
Lifespan: Up to 10 years.