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Can you have a dingo as a pet?
Dingoes as Pets. Dingoes can make loving and loyal companions if cared for in the right way. However, it is common for people to underestimate what it takes to properly care for a pet dingo. It is more time consuming, expensive and harder than caring for a dog.
What kind of animal is an Australian dingo?
The Australian Dingo. The wild Australian dingo – Canis lupus dingo – is a canine subspecies that experts have branded as the intermediate between the wolf and the domestic dog; dingoes share traits with both species.
Are there different types of dingoes?
In both areas, the Dingo species has often been crossbred with domesticated dogs; though many refer to these crossbreeds as Dingoes, they are not true examples of the breed. In Australia, there are differing types of Dingoes depending on geographical location.
What do you need to know about caring for a dingo?
Caring For A Dingo. Similar to pet dogs, pet dingoes need to be vaccinated against parvovirus, hepatitis and distemper. They also need to be regularly treated for fleas, heartworm, roundworm and tapeworm. Dingoes have short, soft coats.