The hyaena is the spotted kind.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 3" by Various
Then that crafty ascetic suddenly laughed like a hyaena.
"Bubbles of the Foam" by Unknown
Temple Grace looked as if he were blighted by lightning; and his deep blue eyes gleamed like a hyaena's.
"The Young Duke" by Benjamin Disraeli
The Turks caught sight of him and rushed after him like hungry hyaenas.
"From Pole to Pole" by Sven Anders Hedin
The cat perceived that he was in danger of not having the tiger, jackal, and hyaena, on his side.
"Critical Miscellanies (Vol. 1 of 3)" by John Morley
More like a pack of hyaenas trying to get up their courage for a charge!
"A Dash from Diamond City" by George Manville Fenn
So bad did the hyaenas become, that the first moonlight night it was resolved to lie in wait and try and shoot two or three.
"Off to the Wilds" by George Manville Fenn
A hyaena had carried it into the grass and dropped it.
"Great African Travellers" by W.H.G. Kingston
In the mountains he encountered wolves, wild asses, hyaenas, zebras, and eagles.
"Captain Canot" by Brantz Mayer
Where was the mysterious den which vomited forth lions, hyaenas, panthers, tigers?
"Godfrey Morgan" by Jules Verne