“Hot dogs: rising heat makes it too hot for Africa’s wild dogs to hunt”

African wild dogs at Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe

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Rising temperatures are making it too hot for African wild dogs to hunt and the number of their pups that survive is plummeting, according to a new study. The research is among the first to show a direct impact of increased heat on wildlife that appears well adapted to high temperatures.

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My name is Isabelle Whitehead. I was a member of the Bolton School group on the Operation Wallacea 2015 expedition to Peru.

One response to ““Hot dogs: rising heat makes it too hot for Africa’s wild dogs to hunt””

  1. Jacqueline Whitehead says :

    This not good news for those species that are not adjusted to the heat. If these hot dogs can’t cope the rest will really struggle including us.

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