Every year more and more common domesticated exotic animals, among which a special demand is for African Fox – Fennec Fox. This is the smallest representative of the family of canids, the only one who can live at home with appropriate care.
Animal sizes do not exceed the size of the ordinary cat, weighing in at 1.5 kg, the height at the withers is from 18 to 22 inches, and a length of 30-40 cm. Pointed snout crowned by the large ears, which in addition to the hearing, perform the function of thermoregulation, allowing the Fox to tolerate high temperature. The cubs are white, but the adults acquire a red or yellow shade of silky wool.
Home maintenance and care.
Fennec Fox as a pet is considered to be fairly undemanding and easy to maintenance. Due to the docile and gentle nature of foxes easily find common language not only with all family members and Pets. The only thing you need to remember, the Fennec Fox is a nocturnal creature. In the dark the pet can Wake up hunting instincts. So, miniature Fox can start to dig holes, to be worn around the apartment to drop things off the table, chew wires and stuff. Therefore, the owners need to be patient and provide a plan of action in such case. For example, you can select either a spacious aviary, or an entire room for prozhivaniem. It should be noted that Fennec easily tamed to the tray. Continue reading