canid


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Related to canid: Canidae, maned wolf, Canine family
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Synonyms for canid

any of various fissiped mammals with nonretractile claws and typically long muzzles

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A subsequent study determined that [approximately equal to] 33% of wild canids in that region were infected with E.
Although Tas2r genes have been identified in many species (He et al., 2017), including seven canids, the evolution and repertoire of Tas2r genes in raccoon dog (Nyctereutes procyonoides) were still unknown.
Noting that modern dogs readily follow their masters' gaze, unlike other canids and even apes, Shipman proposes that wolf-dogs might have been able to pick up on directional clues from humans, adding some efficiency to the hunt.
granulosus, offal from moose carcasses should be buried or burned to prevent scavenging by wild and domestic canids, and cooked or frozen before feeding to dogs.
Fox, (ed.), The wild canids. Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, USA., p.
George Clooney lends his distinctive vocals to the titular Mr Fox, the canny canid who refuse to put his farm-raiding glory days to rest - despite protests from his wife (voiced by Meryl Streep).
Originally, the coyote's range was limited by the presence of this larger and more powerful canid in the north and east of North America.
Dr Allaby took 45 samples from the wounds of the deer carcasses with the aim of testing specifically for DNA from the saliva of any canid, (for instance dog or fox), or felid (cat) species which had killed, or scavenged from the deer.
In our comparisons, sooted aluminum track plates did not detect canid species such as coyotes or foxes, nor did they detect bobcats or domestic cats.
Research has found that a canid's heart rate is reduced when it comes into contact with a comforting touch.'
Conclusions--Despite the limited identifications, the fossil specimens show that the Turtle Butte Assemblage has a diverse carnivore component with five distinct carnivore taxa, Three canid and two arctoid carnivores are present in the assemblage.