Me I tame a dodo and I let him in my house (My house is very not protected.) When I came back a dilophausorus was dead in front of my door and my dodo was is murder. Conclusion let your dodo guard your house.
Encountering this creature will mean your imminent death. If you want to take this you need a tek trap, as they can break metal. It can outrun almost all creatures. It will take approx. 350 shocking tranq darts for a level one and 1240 for a 180.