Maned Wolf

Maizey Droz and Ariana Smith

The Maned Wolf (Chrysocyon brachyurus) is three feet tall, reddish-orange, black, and white fur color.  It lives in the South American continent.  The Maned Wolf lives in the Cerrado Biome, It mostly dines on some meat, insects, and small animals. It's diet consists of fruits that is native to the region, bird eggs, and various types of plants.

It is endangered because of illegal hunting, it is said that it's pelt is for native folk medicine and loss of genetic variability, due to this around only 2,000 is believed to be ALIVE. Even though it's not extinct yet, it's species is greatly endangered