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dingo

Australian wild dog (Canis antarticas, C. dingo), 20 inches high, 30 inches long, and weight 50 lb, whole colored yellow, sable, red. Large pricked ears. Predatory on sheep flocks and calves, possibly small humans.
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As his seven-year-old brother ran to help, the dingoes also turned on him, tearing at his arms and legs before his father managed to fight them off.
Wild dogs known as dingoes live in Australia now, but biologists have long debated where these canines first arose.
He also talked about the forthcoming high-profile match between the Magpies and the Middle EastAAEs first footy club, Dubai Dingoes, for the second Steve OAAEConnor Trophy on February 6 at the ABA rugby ground from 3pm.
Thus, dingoes have evolved more "wild" features and instincts that distinguish them from other dogs.
Packs of dingoes roam many parts of Australia, but there is only one other case in modern times of the animals killing humans.
After a bit of hesitation at how different, but how the same, dingoes are from dogs, Winston joins in the fun.
Tourists were again warned not to feed dingoes on the island following Saturday's incident and an earlier attack on two British backpackers which left one with 14 bite marks on her leg.
Dingoes were semi domesticated village dogs once, in Southeast Asia.
He flew Down Under on the hunt for dingoes, the "missing link" between wolves and the genetic offshoot we've domesticated to bring our paper, chase sticks and eat homework.
AFL: The Dubai Dingoes are getting ready to do battle against the newly formed Abu Dhabi Falcons in the inaugural 'Capital Cup' tomorrow.
It is the Oz of Muriel's Wedding and Sweetie, of baby-stealing dingoes and gang-ridden futuristic societies protected by homophobic movie stars from Peekskill, N.