5 Best Places to See African Wild Dogs

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There are many threats to widl dogs


Accidental and targeted killings by humans

Viral diseases like rabies and distemper



Habitat loss and competition with larger predators

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Kruger National Park

South Africa has been revolutionary in its African wild dog conservation efforts, and is well worth a visit to its national park. 


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The behavior of African Wild Dogs

African Wild dogs live in packs averaging from seven to 15 members and sometimes up to 40 dogs.

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They are critically endangered, with only about 5,000 to 6,000 adults left in the wild, and sightings of these graceful predators are rare outside of specific areas.

Okavango Delta

Located in Botswana, It is considered to be the last stronghold of this species.


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Can I see African wild dogs on foot?

If you visit Mana Pools in Zimbabwe, you have the opportunity to trek on foot with experienced guides 

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you can support organizations and initiatives that focus on African wild dog conservation.

Mana Pools

located in Zambabwe you have the opportunity to trek on foot with some of the best walking guides on the continent in search of these elusive creatures.


Hunting Srategy

Pack splits up during the hunt and uses coordinated strategies

Curious about the other Destinations?

Ruaha National Park

Gorongosa  National Park

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