Animals & Wildlife

Dingo | Fraser Island

The dingo, Australia's wild dog, is the only indigenous flesh-eating mammal found in Australia. It is an intelligent but rather savage animal, reddish brown in colour, and about the size of a sheep-dog. It does not bark but keeps up a dismal howling at night. The dingo is remarkable for its powerful jaws with which it tears the flesh from its victim, often killing by the shock from a single bite....