Observations in the Genus: Canis

Common Name: Dogs

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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Side stripe jackal

Side stripe jackal
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Location: Eastern Shores
Observed: 21st June 2015
Added: 22nd June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
Description:

Thank you to Caroline Fox for the photo's.

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Jackal or Aardwolf

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Cedarberg Wilderness Area
Observed: 12th April 2015
Added: 16th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Blackback Jackal (MNZP)

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By: Shaun Swanepoel
Cape NatureCrustacean AtlasGarden Route Botanical GardenProtea Atlas ProjectSeaKeysSouth African National Parks
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Location: Mountain Zebra National Park
Observed: 10th June 2015
Added: 11th June 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:0
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esiotrot god

esiotrot god
By: Tony Rebelo
Botanical Society of South Africa A-teamCape Bird ClubEntomological Society of Southern AfricaFriends of Tokai ParkProtea Atlas ProjectSenior Scout AdventureSouth African National Biodiversity InstituteSouth African National Parks Honorary RangersToyota Enviro OutreachWestern Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: Joostenbergkloof
Observed: 20th May 2015
Added: 24th May 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:6
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Black backed jackal, Jakkals

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about MammalsAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in Mammals
Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 29th March 2015
Added: 24th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:1
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By: mary hunter
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSedgefield Island Conservancy
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Location: Cola Beach
Observed: 23rd April 2015
Added: 23rd April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:12
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dog faeces

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By: AlexanderR
Western Leopard Toad Volunteer
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Location: 23, Dreyersdal Rd
Observed: 19th March 2011
Added: 15th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Black-Backed Jackal

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By: HermanViviers
SeaKeys
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Location: Rietvlei Nature Reserve ,Gauteng
Observed: 3rd April 2015
Added: 4th April 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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J13b79 - Strange Jackal in Etosha

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Location: Etosa National Park, Namibia
Observed: 27th December 2009
Added: 23rd March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:5
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J13b63 - Jackal in Etosha

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Location: Etosa National Park, Namibia
Observed: 27th December 2009
Added: 23rd March 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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jackals lost dinner

jackal lost dinner
By: mary hunter
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSedgefield Island Conservancy
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Location: addo
Observed: 29th July 2011
Added: 23rd February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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jekyll no hide

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: Umdoni Forest, Pennington
Observed: 13th February 2015
Added: 19th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:0
Description:

Good to see they're still regular, well-fed, visitors to the forest

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Black back jackal early evening

Black back jackal early evening
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Location: Serengeti golf estate conservation area
Observed: 13th February 2015
Added: 13th February 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:0
Description:

Normally they are very skittish this one kept on circling back to observe me. The stalker became the stalked.

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Jakkalas ...

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By: Brian KD2
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Location: Orpen area, KNP
Observed: 19th January 2015
Added: 31st January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:8
Comments:0
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Jakkalshuil ...

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By: Brian KD2
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Location: S90, South of Balule
Observed: 17th January 2015
Added: 30th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:8
Comments:0
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Black-backed jackal, Rooijakkals 3

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about MammalsAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in Mammals
Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 1st October 2014
Added: 11th January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Jackal Spoor

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Zebula Country Club and Game Reserve
Observed: 14th December 2014
Added: 29th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

Another jackal footprint

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Jackal Spoor

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: Zebula Country Club and Game Reserve
Observed: 14th December 2014
Added: 28th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

I found these tracks on the driveway of our chalet. they had been made the night before as the jackal passed through on his nocturnal ramblings

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Black-Backed Jackal

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By: HermanViviers
SeaKeys
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Location: Golden Gate Highlands National Park
Observed: 8th December 2013
Added: 22nd December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:0
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Kruger Park - Side-Striped Jackal

Side-striped Jackal
By: jimmymac2
Member of RSPB Wildlife Explorers
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Location: S94, Kruger National Park
Observed: 31st August 2012
Added: 2nd January 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:1
Description:

The only Side-Striped Jackal we saw.

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Canis mesomelas

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Location: Addo Elephant National Park
Observed: 19th November 2014
Added: 7th December 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Black Backed Jackal

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By: Alan Williams
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Ntibane Game Ranch
Observed: 10th April 2012
Added: 2nd December 2014
Identifications:2
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Jackal

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Location: Welgevonden Game Reserve
Observed: 11th July 2014
Added: 30th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Black-backed Jackal

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By: 17calbbievans
Friends of Tokai Park
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Location: H1-4, Kruger National Park
Observed: 4th October 2011
Added: 12th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

This was the second jackal sighting of the trip. this one ran alongside us for a bit and then trotted off into the bush on the other side of the plain.

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Black-backed Jackal

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Location: Unnamed Road, Golden Gate Highlands National Park
Observed: 20th September 2014
Added: 8th November 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Young Jackal

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Location: Makgadikgadi National Park
Observed: 21st October 2014
Added: 24th October 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:11
Comments:0
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great catch

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South Africa
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Location: Umdoni Forest, Pennington
Observed: 29th June 2014
Added: 22nd October 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:0
Description:

Unusual capture in a clearing in dense coastal forest. The two shots taken minutes apart apparently show a single individual, not a pair.

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Canis mesomelas subsp. mesomelas (Black-backed Jackal)

 Canis mesomelas subsp. mesomelas (Black-backed Jackal)
By: Nicky vB
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Location: Addo Elephant Park
Observed: 5th October 2014
Added: 15th October 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Blackback Jackal, Rooijakkals

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By: Alex DreyerAlex Dreyer is knowledgeable about MammalsAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in MammalsAlex Dreyer’s earned reputation in Mammals
Location: Sossusvlei
Observed: 27th February 2010
Added: 2nd October 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

Photo by Willem da Veiga

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Mischief - Kgalagadi NCape

Mischief - Kgalagadi NCape
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Location: Nossob waterhole, Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park
Observed: 5th September 2014
Added: 28th September 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

Chasing a heron for no good reason.

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