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Bush Dog - the smallest wild pack hunting dog  Bush dog,Geotagged,Speothos venaticus,Spring,United Kingdom Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

Bush Dog - the smallest wild pack hunting dog

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  1. What an interesting creature!!..they have a prehistoric look about them. I never knew they existed. Posted 3 months ago
    1. thanks a lot. you might like video also check https://youtube.com/shorts/UH6HUQDSVL4?feature=share Posted 3 months ago
  2. Strong jaws no doubt Posted 3 months ago

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The bush dog is a canid found in Central and South America. In spite of its extensive range, it is very rare in most areas except in Suriname; it was first identified by Peter Wilhelm Lund as fossils in Brazilian caves and believed to be extinct. The bush dogs is the only living species in the genus "Speothos", and genetic evidence suggests that its closest living relative is the maned wolf of central South America.

Similar species: Carnivorans
Species identified by Dr Harsha Vardhan Reddy
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By Dr Harsha Vardhan Reddy

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Uploaded Jun 14, 2022. Captured Jun 4, 2022 17:19 in C5PP+V9 Prescot, UK.
  • Canon EOS 6D Mark II
  • f/6.3
  • 1/250s
  • ISO800
  • 600mm