Meet Our Animals > Fennec Fox
Quick Facts
Native to Sahara, North Africa
Primary Diet Plants, rodents, eggs, reptiles and insects
Adult Weight 2 to 3 pounds
Lifespan 11 years
Status Stable

Fennec Fox

The fennec fox is the smallest of all the world’s foxes. The ears of a fennec fox can measure to be roughly 6 inches. Living in the desert, the fennec fox is able to go long periods without water.


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