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Diet Physical Features Red Fox Behaviors Quiz Interesting Facts
Behaviors • A red fox will run from fox hunters, people and dogs but usually they are caught. • Red foxes are mammals because they have fur, they birth babies, and give their babies milk. • The red fox hunts alone and at night. They have keen hearing and an excellent sense of smell.
Diet • A red fox is an omnivore because they eat small animals, garbage and fruit. • Some of the small animals they eat are: squirrels, chipmunks and fish.
PhysicalFeatures • Red foxes are a rusty red color with black paws and legs and white on their chin, throat and on the tip of their tail.
Interesting Facts • A red fox can locate a mouse by just listening to it’s squeaks in the grass. • A red fox communicates by growls, yelps and short yappy barks. • Not all red foxes are red, some are a silverish color then they are called silver foxes.
Quiz • Is a red fox a herbivore, carnivore or a omnivore? • What two colors can a red fox be? • Is a red fox a mammal?
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