What is the population trend of the spotted hyaena?
What threatens the spotted hyaena?
Spotted hyaena mothers are very protective of their young.
How much of a spotted hyaena's diet is scavenged?
What is the spotted hyaena's diet?
By the weaning age, juvenile spotted hyaenas already have adult teeth.
How many young does a spotted hyaena usually bear?
How long is a spotted hyaena's gestation?
Spotted hyaena milk has the highest energy content of any carnivore.
What habitats do spotted hyaena's inhabit?
How old are spotted hyaena cubs when they begin weaning?
The spotted hyaena has the highest parental investment of any carnivore.
What is the parental investment of the spotted hyaena?
Spotted hyaena dens are often abandoned dens from which animals?
Spotted hyaena clans take part in communal care of the young.
Spotted hyaenas display sexual dimorphism in body weight.
The genitalia of male and female spotted hyaenas are almost indistinguishable.
For what does the female spotted hyaena use her pseudo-penis?
What color are newborn spotted hyaenas?
Spotted hyaenas are born with their eyes open.
Spotted hyaenas often kill their siblings in order to receive more food and mature faster.
On average, how far will spotted hyaenas travel on hunting trips?
How many hunting trips will a spotted hyaena take each year?
Spotted hyaenas may not drink for long periods.
Spotted hyaenas are solitary.
What is a group of spotted hyaenas called?
Spotted hyaena groups can have up to how many members?
What makes up 80% of the spotted hyaena's diet?
The spotted hyaena is one of its region's top predators.
What is the spotted hyaena's greatest natural enemy?
What characteristic originated the spotted hyaena's nickname laughing hyaena?
Female spotted hyaenas give a fast whooping call more often than males.
Male spotted hyaena calls elicit much more of a reaction than the calls of females.
The spotted hyaena is the most numerous large predator in its region.
What is the total global population of spotted hyaenas?
How does a female spotted hyaena gain her rank?
How often can a spotted hyaena give birth?
All hyaenas, including the spotted hyaena, have rounded ears.
How does a male spotted hyaena gain his rank?
Spotted hyaenas utilize almost every part of their prey except what?
Spotted hyaena is a common predator on domestic livestock.
The spotted hyaena has been known to attack and kill humans.
Spotted hyaena groups are matrilinear and females are usually dominant over males.
How do females fit in to the spotted hyaena social system?
How do males fit in the spotted hyaena social system?
How many toes does a spotted hyaena have on each foot?
Spotted hyaenas have retractable claws.
Spotted hyaenas are decimated by authorities to protect which species?
Spotted hyaena are considered vermin.
Spotted hyaena are fully protected in some regions.
Even in protected areas, spotted hyaenas can be legally killed if they've been suspected to have killed livestock.
How do humans kill spotted hyaenas?
Why do humans kill spotted hyaenas?
Spotted hyaenas are in high demand from trophy hunters.
The spotted hyaena is a valuable resource for tourism.
What are some beliefs related to feeding spotted hyaenas by hand?
What parts of a spotted hyaena are used for talismans and witchcraft?
Spotted hyaenas have the strongest jaws in relation to its body size of any mammal.
What color is the tip of a spotted hyaena's tail?
How much of a spotted hyaena's tail is comprised of bone?
How do spotted hyaenas defend their territories?
How large are spotted hyaena territories?
Where do spotted hyaenas have scent glands?
How do spotted hyaenas greet one another?
How many spotted hyaenas are killed each year by wire snares?
How many adult spotted hyaenas deaths are caused by wire snares?
Male spotted hyaenas are timid around females and will retreat immediately if the female shows any aggression.
What is the spotted hyaena mating system?
When do spotted hyaenas sexually mature?
What social interaction do spotted hyaena males perform before mating?
What benefits do breeding alpha female spotted hyaenas experience?
High-ranking spotted hyaenas preferentially give birth to females.
What kind of coat does a spotted hyaena have?
The spots in spotted hyaenas darken with age.
The front legs of a spotted hyaena are longer than the hind legs, which gives the back a slightly odd, downward slope.
What kind of predator is a spotted hyaena?
How many members make up a spotted hyaena hunting group?
What is the spotted hyaena's status on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species?
There is currently a spotted hyaena conservation program preventing the species from being endangered.
How fast can a spotted hyaena run?
To what continent are spotted hyaenas endemic?
What is the spotted hyaena's gait?