Fennec Fox Facts

The Fennec Fox, who is sometimes referred to as the desert fox, is the smallest fox in the entire world, weighing just over 2 pounds (1 kilogram). This species of fox can be found in North Africa (Sahara Desert) and Asia, almost exclusively in regions where it is hot and dry such as the desert. What makes this fox so interesting is the fact that they are able to jump especially high for their size. They are only 9-16 inches (24-41 centimeters) long yet, from a standing position, they have been known to jump 2 feet (.6 meters) into the air. Listed below you will find more interesting information on the Fennec Fox including why they are commonly trapped by humans.

Basic Fennec Fox Facts

Fennec Fox Den Facts

Facts about Fennec Fox Body Features