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Short-Eared Dog (Atelocynus microtis), also known as the short-eared fox, short-eared zorro or small-eared dog, is a unique and elusive canid species endemic to the Amazonian basin. This is the only species assigned to the genus Atelocynus
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Short eared dog or short eared Zorro. Very elusive Not much known about it

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Short-Eared Dog (Atelocynus microtis), also known as the short-eared fox, short-eared zorro or small-eared dog, is a unique and elusive canid species endemic to the Amazonian basin. This is the only species assigned to the genus Atelocynus

Short-Eared Dog (Atelocynus microtis), also known as the short-eared fox, short-eared zorro or small-eared dog, is a unique and elusive canid species endemic to the Amazonian basin. This is the only species assigned to the genus Atelocynus

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Bush Dog-Speotos venaticus
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Bush Dog Mother with her Baby !

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Bush Dog-Speotos venaticus

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The Short-Eared Dog is found only in the Amazon rainforest.
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The Short-Eared Dog is found only in the Amazon rainforest.

The Short-Eared Dog is found only in the Amazon rainforest.
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ShukerNature: THE WARRACABA TIGER AND OTHER SOUTH AMERICAN PACK-HUNTING MYSTERY CATS
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ShukerNature: THE WARRACABA TIGER AND OTHER SOUTH AMERICAN PACK-HUNTING MYSTERY CATS

ShukerNature: THE WARRACABA TIGER AND OTHER SOUTH AMERICAN PACK-HUNTING MYSTERY CATS
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Baby Bush dogs, (Chester Zoo) - members of the canine family, descended from Maned wolves, but not closely related to any other wolf or fox.
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Baby Bush dogs, (Chester Zoo) - members of the canine family, descended from Maned wolves, but not closely related to any other wolf or fox.

Baby Bush dogs, (Chester Zoo) - members of the canine family, descended from Maned wolves, but not closely related to any other wolf or fox.
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"The short-eared dog (Atelocynus microtis), also known as the short-eared zorro , is a unique and elusive canid species endemic to the Amazonian basin. This is the only species assigned to the genus Atelocynus." WHAT. ITS A BEAR DOG
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"The short-eared dog (Atelocynus microtis), also known as the short-eared zorro , is a unique and elusive canid species endemic to the Amazonian basin. This is the only species assigned to the genus Atelocynus." WHAT. ITS A BEAR DOG

"The short-eared dog (Atelocynus microtis), also known as the short-eared zorro , is a unique and elusive canid species endemic to the Amazonian basin. This is the only species assigned to the genus Atelocynus." WHAT. ITS A BEAR DOG
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Raccoon dog canid species, resembling ancestral forms of the family. the raccoon dog shares the habit of regularly climbing trees only with the North American gray fox

There is a wild dog in Asia that looks like a raccoon and is literally called a "raccoon dog.

Racoon Dog - what a beautiful creature (apparently they are more of a dog, not a raccoon - they only look like one).

Raccoon dog / isn't she beautiful ? Now this is how fur should be worn, on the original owner ! I would love to have one as a pet !

Gorgeous Markings - Raccoon Dog

Gorgeous Markings - Raccoon Dog

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The most endangered Asiatic top predator, the dhole is on the edge of extinction via Wiki Photo by Judy Langford :) I've seen these at the Wilds they are awesome

The Bush Dog is a wild dog primarily found in Suriname, Guyana, and Peru

The Bush DogIt’s difficult to study the elusive Bush dog. How they fit evolutionarily with other canids in the world is still not known. They spend a great deal of time in burrows. Camera traps miss.

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It is the largest carnivore and top predator native to Madagascar and is known to feed on lemurs and most other creatures it can get its claws on, from wild pigs to mice. Unlike mongooses, and more like felines, the fossa has retractable claws and fearsome catlike teeth. Its coat is reddish brown and its muzzle resembles that of a dog.

It is the largest carnivore and top predator native to Madagascar and is known to feed on lemurs and most other creatures it can get its claws on, from wild pigs to mice. Unlike mongooses, and more like felines, the fossa has retractable claws and fearsome catlike teeth. Its coat is reddish brown and its muzzle resembles that of a dog.

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The very rare Margay cat is often confused with the ocelot. It is the only cat whose hind legs rotate 180 degrees, allowing them to run headfirst down trees. Now that's awesome!

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