FOX, red (Vulpes vulpes), a small member of the dog family (Canids), is the only fox species found in BC. Rust red or silver-black, the red fox has prominent black ears, blackish lower legs and feet, and white underparts, chin and throat. The species occurs throughout the province in a variety of habitats, preferring open parklands and alplands where meadows are interspersed with shrubs and trees. It preys on birds, FROGS and small mammals (especially rodents), and also eat INSECTS, seeds and...

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