Earth wolves are one of the most beautiful predators on the planet

Earth wolves are one of the most beautiful predators on the planet
Animals

Cute animal in the photo is not striped hyena, with which it is often confused, and earth wolf. Animals belong to the family of hyenas, but hyenas are much smaller. The earthen wolf reaches a height of 40 – 50 cm at the withers and weighs on average 8 – 10 lbs. will Feed mainly on insects, usually termites, and maggots, they can sometimes hunt small birds and mammals. Earth wolves are common in the southern and Northern part of Africa, with two separate populations, separated about 10,000 years ago.