Diets for African Wild Dogs (Lycaon pictus): Nutritional Management Guidelines

Meeting the nutritional needs of African wild dogs is essential if they are to survive and reproduce in captivity. It is appropriate that animals in captivity are offered the diet that best matches their nutrient requirements. African wild dogs are one of the least typical canids in that they are reported to be exclusively carnivorous (Creel, 1995). They are nomadic...