Fox Characteristics

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How you ever wondered about the existence of a fox? Foxes are omnivorous mammals who belong in the dog family; however, they’re more than just a clever and resourceful mammal. This paper will explain the fox’s characteristics and adaptation to their environment. Some of the different foxes are Fennec fox, Red fox,Marble fox, Arctic fox, Cross fox, Gray fox, and Silver fox. Fennec foxes, a native to North Africa and the Sahara desert, are well known for their large ears, which can serve to scatter their body heat.Its ears can adapted to high-temperature, low-water, desert environments. Red foxes are the most widespread and various species of all the foxes that can be found in the Northern Hemisphere and Australia. Marble foxes are also a member…show more content…
Few animals inspire the range of emotions that fox can; for example, devotion and impassioned hatred, The reasons behind humans attitudes toward foxes can be the emotions inside of them.People who dislike foxes for two reasons because they have suffered from personal trauma : losing their pets, having their garden dug up, or they just dislike foxes. Many people are able live without seeing a fox, others are able to have a short brief look, but they maintain their opinion about foxes.Whether a person chooses to like or dislike foxes because how much trouble the foxes causes. The less the trouble, the higher the chances the humans will like or have no negative feelings towards…show more content…
Foxes can live on eating rabbits, but they can eat a wide variety of foods. Foxes have highly adaptable to their foods. Their diet change with different location and season availability. it go to same for the Red foxes, Fennec Foxes, Gray foxes, Kit foxes, and Arctic foxes. In summer, they eat insects like crickets, beetles, and caterpillars also frogs and mice. In spring, they would eat bird’s eggs and earthworms.Foxes like to hunt at dawn and dusk, but they can hunt anytime. They hunt by stalking their live prey. Foxes have excellent hearing and they use pouncing technique because it allow them to kill their prey much

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