Grey Fox

Urocyon cinereoargenteus

Also known as the tree fox, the grey fox is the only member of the dog family that can climb trees. It has short powerful back legs with hefty claws to grip the tree and push the fox up while its front legs grab the sides of the trunk like a cat.

Fact File

where to see themWhere to see them: Wolf Woods
lengthLength: 1.8 to 2.7 ft
weightWeight: 6.5 to 15 lbs
lifespanLifespan: Up to 13 yrs in captivity
habitatHabitat: Woodland
dietDiet: Small mammals and birds, some fruits and seeds