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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BBJ

Black-Backed Jackal 17
By: Alan Horstmann
Botanical Society of South AfricaIndigenous Bulb Association of South AfricaSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Pilanesberg Game Reserve
Observed: 7th October 2016
Added: 6th November 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Canine Parents

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By: Alan Horstmann
Botanical Society of South AfricaIndigenous Bulb Association of South AfricaSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Pilanesberg Game Reserve
Observed: 4th October 2016
Added: 3rd November 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:0
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Black Backed Jackal Pup

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By: Alan Horstmann
Botanical Society of South AfricaIndigenous Bulb Association of South AfricaSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: Pilanesberg Game Reserve
Observed: 3rd October 2016
Added: 3rd November 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:2
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Busy little trotter

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By: Bushboy
BirdLife South AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: Tshwene Drive, Pilanesberg NP
Observed: 14th July 2016
Added: 20th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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C'mon, where'd you put your ball?

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By: Bushboy
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Location: Ratlhogo Hide, Pilanesberg NP
Observed: 12th July 2016
Added: 16th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
Description:

Lots of confiding jackals this trip, but no Brown Hyenas

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No chance either goose is cooked ...

mmm ... kfc?
By: Bushboy
BirdLife South AfricaSeaKeys
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Location: Mankwe Dam, Pilanesberg NP
Observed: 9th July 2016
Added: 12th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
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Foxy little lady

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By: Bushboy
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Location: Lengau Dam, Pilanesberg NP
Observed: 9th July 2016
Added: 12th October 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
Description:

Saw a huge number of BB Jackal this trip

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Beautiful scavanger

Beautiful scavanger
By: Ronelle VisagieRonelle Visagie’s reputation in Mammals
Location: Mokala National Park
Observed: 30th March 2016
Added: 6th September 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:11
Comments:0
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Berrie's paw print

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 18th July 2016
Added: 19th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
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Cat print

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Location: 1Kleynhagelkraal FPP
Observed: 2nd July 2016
Added: 11th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:2
Description:

Large print, appears to be a cat. Possibly caracal or leopard?

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Dogs (?) kill Bushbuck

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: GRBG
Observed: 4th July 2016
Added: 6th July 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:0
Comments:0
Description:

"being eaten" by interaction used loosely as there was not much eating, killed by would be a better intereaction in this case.

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Rooijakkels

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Location: Etosha
Observed: 4th December 2015
Added: 27th June 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Blackback Jackal

Blackback Jackal
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: Addo Nzipondo Loop
Observed: 22nd June 2016
Added: 25th June 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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Jakkels vier fees

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Location: Etosha
Observed: 2nd December 2015
Added: 21st June 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Jackal

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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: South Satara Fire String
Observed: 24th May 2016
Added: 5th June 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Black Backed Jackal

Jackal Sneaking
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Location: Kgalagadi National Park
Observed: 16th March 2015
Added: 9th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:0
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Black-backed jackal, Rooijakkals

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By: Alex Dreyer
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeys
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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 31st December 2015
Added: 9th May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Caracal spoor? (or dog!?)

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By: .Liz.
Location: Stile gravel rd, Vrolijkheid Nature Reserve
Observed: 2nd May 2016
Added: 3rd May 2016
Identifications:1
Agreements:1
Comments:2
Description:

I didn't measure the length at the time but I remember thinking that it looked quite big (maybe 6-8cm long?)

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Suzi the Camp-Follower Dog

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By: outramps
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersGarden Route Botanical GardenMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsProtea Atlas Project
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Location: Romanskraal in the Langeberg
Observed: 19th March 2016
Added: 7th April 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
Description:

She disappeared for the night giving us some anxious moments. Fortunately we found her the next day and she followed us home

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The Brave One

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Location: Madi-Madi Karoo Safari Lodge
Observed: 14th January 2016
Added: 13th March 2016
Identifications:2
Agreements:9
Comments:2
Description:

Just found him bravely wandering in the road in the late afternoon.

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Dog

Dog - note the fly on the hind leg
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: Silvermine east below duck pond
Observed: 11th December 2015
Added: 14th December 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:1
Description:

Raj (shown) ignored the flies feeding on him. He seemed totally unaware of them.
The other dog (Jubi) at first tried snapping at the flies, but eventually ran off when they approached.

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Solifugid munching mut

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Location: Gaborone North
Observed: 2nd October 2015
Added: 23rd October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
Description:

This Domestic dog has an appetite for solifugids which he tracks down with intense determination. Simply catching them and relocating them outside, without the dog seeing, doesn't save them as the silly octopeds come right back in again

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Side-Striped jackal

Side striped jackal
By: Caroline Fox
Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife
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Location: Eastern Shores iSimangaliso Wetland Park
Observed: 21st June 2015
Added: 1st October 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
Description:

Running through the grassland

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Black-backed jackal, Rooijakkals

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By: Alex Dreyer
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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 15th September 2015
Added: 30th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Black-backed jackal, Rooijakkals

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By: Alex Dreyer
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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 15th September 2015
Added: 30th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
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Black-backed jackal, Rooijakkals

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By: Alex Dreyer
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Location: Farm Kyffhäuser, Maltahöhe, Namibia
Observed: 25th August 2015
Added: 30th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Jackal

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By: Michael McSweeney
BirdLife South AfricaBotanical Society of South AfricaCape Bird ClubSouth African National Parks Honorary Rangers
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Location: Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park
Observed: 1st May 2015
Added: 26th September 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
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long tongued pointer

long tongued pointer
By: mary hunter
Sea Fish AtlasSeaKeysSedgefield Island Conservancy
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Location: The Island Sedgefield
Observed: 15th December 2009
Added: 7th September 2015
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:0
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Jackal associated with seals

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Cape Cross
Observed: 31st May 2006
Added: 18th August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
Description:

Photo credits: Christine Ridge-Shnaufer

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Jackals at water

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By: Colin Ralston
Garden Route Botanical Garden
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Location: Etosha
Observed: 28th December 2008
Added: 18th August 2015
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

Photo Credits: Christine Ridge-Shnaufer

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