Animal Size

Side-striped jackal size: How big do they get?

How big does a Side-striped jackal get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown Side-striped jackal (Canis adustus) reaches an average size of 74.7 cm (2′ 6″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). Usually, they reach an age of 11.42 years. A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 10.4 kg (22.92 lbs). A Side-striped jackal has 4 babies at once. The Side-striped jackal (genus: Canis) is a member of the family Canidae.

As a reference: Humans reach an average body size of 1.65m (5′ 5″) while carrying 62 kg (137 lbs). A human woman is pregnant for 280 days (40 weeks) and on average become 75 years old.

The average adult size of a Side-striped jackal is  (2' 6

The side-striped jackal (Canis adustus or Lupulella adusta) is a canine native to Central and southern Africa. Unlike the smaller black-backed jackal which dwells in open plains, the side-striped jackal primarily dwells in woodland and scrub areas.

Animals of the same family as a Side-striped jackal

We found other animals of the Canidae family:

Animals with the same size as a Side-striped jackal

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as Side-striped jackal:

Animals with the same litter size as a Side-striped jackal

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (4) as a Side-striped jackal:

Animals with the same life expectancy as a Side-striped jackal

Completely different animals, but becoming as old as a Side-striped jackal:

Animals with the same weight as a Side-striped jackal

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Canis adustus: