Lycaon pictus is a large canid found only in Africa, especially
in savannas and other lightly wooded areas. It is variously
called the African Wild Dog, African Hunting Dog, Cape Hunting
Dog, Painted Dog, Painted Wolf, Painted Hunting Dog, Spotted
Dog, or Ornate Wolf.
The New Guinea Singing Dog, or Singer, is a rare dingo once
found throughout New Guinea. It is also known as the New Guinea
Dingo, Singing Dog, New Guinea Highland Dog, New Guinea Wild
Dog, Hallstrom Dog, New Guinea Highland Wild Dog, Papua New
Guinea Singing Dog, and the acronym NGSD.