Kingdom : Animalia
                           Class : Mammalia
                        Family : Canidae
         Scientific Name : Vulpes vulpes

                       Size(L) : 40cm - 83cm 
                                          ( 16in - 33in)
                       Weight : 5kg - 11kg 
                                          ( 11lbs - 24lbs)
                 Top Speed : 48km/h (29mph)
                  Life Span : 3 -11 years

                      Colour : Brown, Black, 
                                      Tan, Red
                 Skin Type : Fur
Distinctive Features : Pointed ears and long
                                     bushy tail
  1. The Foxes are scavenger carnivorous dogs found across the northern hemisphere.
  2. They generally inhabit woodlands and urban parks and city areas.
  3. The scavenging nature of fox attracts it to urban areas as food is more readily available.
  4. There are 12 species of fox, found around the world.
  5. They may be brown, black, tan or red in color.
  6. They are usually, smaller than other animals of the dog family like Wolves, jackals and domestic dogs.
  7. They are considered a pest because they tear into rubbish.
  8. They are nocturnal mammals mostly hunting at night.
  9. They are known to hunt mouse, small mammals, birds and insects.
  10. They have their natural predators in Humans, bears and eagles.
  11. On an average they live to be 6-7 years old.
  12. The female fox gives birth to a litter of 5 young one, on an average.

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