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Birth Weight: Less than 4 oz. Adult Weight: 7-13 pounds Adult
Height: Not available Adult Length: 42 in.
Favorite Foods: The red fox likes lots of different kinds of
food. Some of their favorite foods are mice, rabbits, fruits, dead
Worst Enemies: Some of a foxes worst enemies are bears,
wolverines, coyotes, dogs, pumas, hawks. People are enemies to the
fox, too. They kill them for their fur and tails to make coats and
Self Defense: Foxes bark to warn each other of danger. Camouflage
helps a fox hide from danger. A fox uses their teeth and claws to
defend itself against predators. Foxes have a good sense of smell to
smell enemies. Foxes can run fast to escape from enemies. Foxes have
really good eyesight and can see enemies from far away. Their ears
can turn from side to side to hear from all directions.
Interesting Facts: The Arctic fox changes color seasonally, to
blend with its surroundings. Foxes have lots of enemies. Their worst
enemy is people because people kill foxes for fur coats. People harm
foxes too, when they build roads and homes where foxes live. When we
harm animals like mice, we harm foxes because foxes eat mice.