Scary Pumpkin 2 Animal News For You : Fox facts

Friday, January 1, 2016

Fox facts

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Foxes are slightly smaller than domesticated dogs with a flattened skull, upright triangular ears, a pointed, slightly upturned snout.

The red fox males weigh around 4.1 to 8.7 Kg, While the smalles species weigh around 0.7 to 1.6 Kg.

 Fox skeleton.
The name fox means thick haired tail in old English.
Foxes have 48 teeth.

Foxes usually live one to three years in nature, although individuals can live up to ten years.

The sound fox cubs make to call their mom is yelp and whine.