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Dingo

Canis lupus dingo

Description:

This beautiful dingo has reddish brown fur and was a bit shy but couldn't resist the warmth of the sunlight.



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5 Comments

travelingdiva
travelingdiva 8 years ago

Thanks for the comments. Christiane, this one is protected in a wildlife sanctuary in Healesville. That is sad that they are often shot.

SheaEckert
SheaEckert 8 years ago

I love these beautiful dingos!!

Christiane
Christiane 8 years ago

Was this in the WILD? There are not many pure Dingos left in Australia! And the ones we have, we shoot!!! SADLY!!!

travelingdiva
travelingdiva 8 years ago

Thanks, yes his fur is very thick and healthy, and such a lovely color. Of course I may be biased as I am also a redhead!

ceherzog
ceherzog 8 years ago

I never realized their fur was so thick...nice pics

travelingdiva
Spotted by
travelingdiva

Victoria, Australia

Lat: -37.68, Long: 145.53

Spotted on Sep 6, 2004
Submitted on May 29, 2011

Spotted for Mission

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