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American Red Fox

Introduction

Head-Body Length: 45-84 cm

Weight: 4-5 kg
Identification: The coloring of the North American red fox can vary from pale yellowish-red to deep reddish-brown.
Habitat: Woodlands, open country, urban areas
Diet: Carnivore: rodents, rabbits, hares, birds, insects, invertebrates
Reproduction: The breeding season for North American red foxes varies according to the geographic range of the specific population. Gestation lasts 51-63 days, after which four pups are born. Both parents help to care for the young, which are weaned by ten weeks of age.
Behavior: These animals are well known for their intelligence and adaptability.
Status: No special status

 Interesting-Facts:  Foxes have whiskers on their legs and face, which help them to navigate.Grey foxes can retract their claws like cats do.A group of foxes is called a skulk or leash.

Geographic:Northern North America
Eastern North America
Europe
Asia 
Date:
1958 – 1988 Subjects:Red fox
Vulpes
Foxes
Canidae
Carnivora
Mammals
Vertebrates
Chordata
Predatory animal

KEY FACTS

Name North American red fox, Vulpes vulpes
Origin North America but their origins are unknown in many lowland areas of the United States.
Size 90 to 112 cm
Litter Size one to ten pups
Life span 2-4 years.
Reproduction Gestation lasts 51-63 days, after which four pups are born. Both parents help to care for the young, which are weaned by ten weeks of age.
Height Red foxes are generally about 90–105 cm (36–42 inches) long—about 35–40 cm (14–16 inches) of this being the tail—and stand about 40 cm tall at the shoulder
Weight 3.6 and 6.8 kg
Colors The Red Fox (Vulpes vulpes) is known for its fur color and long, bushy tail.

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scientific classification

Kingdom – Animalia
Phylum – Chordata
Class – Mammalia
Order – Carnivora
Family – Canidae
Genus – Vulpes
Genus Species – Vulpes vulpes

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