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Dhole

Cuon alpinus

Description:

Dholes or Asiatic Wild dogs are about the size of a border collie. They are highly social and cooperative animal much like their african cousins. Their pack contains more males than females with generally one breeding female .

Habitat:

They usually prefer forest habitats (dry deciduous, moist deciduous and rainforests) , but can also be seen in the open steppes of Kashmir and Siberia.

Notes:

These images were taken over a period of time mainly during the months of November to February in the forests of Nagarhole and Bandipur Tiger Reserves in the Southern Indian State of Karnataka.

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3 Comments

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 9 years ago

Love that third shot especially. So appropriate for the Dhole.

0690arkq
0690arkq 9 years ago

OMG!

Hema
Hema 9 years ago

love these.

Aj Unni
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Aj Unni

India

Spotted on May 16, 2012
Submitted on May 16, 2012

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