If you've never seen a black fox before, you're not alone; these are actually red fox color morphs, making them more rare than their red-furred counterparts. Despite this, many still refer to these foxes as if they were a separate group altogether, calling them silver foxes.


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Fox imagery is found across cultures, where they usually assume the role of a trickster. In everyday language, too, the common word “vixen,” meaning a female fox, is used when referring to a spiteful or quarrelsome woman.

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Black Silver Fox

Matt Knoth Report

cheetah 9 months ago

Beautiful!! :D

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#2

Black Silver Fox

OnceFeltNeverSaid Report

cheetah 9 months ago

Strolling thru the field looking for a den for mrs. fox is hard work. I need a juicy snack

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Black Silver Fox

Matt Knoth Report

DianaHockley 9 months ago

Let's hope God protects these precious creatures from the hunters.

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Black Silver Fox

missymandel Report

DariaB 9 months ago

Looks like a puppy.

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Black Silver Fox

Gitzo Report

DebbieHelming 9 months ago

Beautiful!

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Black Silver Fox

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KarenRawling 9 months ago

Wonderful photos. Thanks so much for sharing them! --Karen Eide Rawling (North Carolina, USA)

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Black Silver Fox

Stuart Jamieson Report

cheetah 9 months ago

Yes, dear, I'm coming back to the den

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Black Silver Fox

Alfons Van Bokhorst Report

cheetah 9 months ago

Snow jump time

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Black Silver Fox

Imgur Report

cheetah 9 months ago

I luv you, that's why I learned how to dance

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Black Silver Fox

Shelley Evans Report

Sonia.Alexandra 9 months ago

Astonishing. Really. Those eyes...

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#11

Black Silver Fox

Monica Chase Report

NatalieLipson 9 months ago

wow what a beautiful beautiful animal! Great photos :)

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Black Silver Fox

Luise Dittombée Report

cheetah 9 months ago

Why you throw that snowball?

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Black Silver Fox

Dan Newcomb Photography Report

karenza 9 months ago

bandit. beautiful creature. thanks

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Black Silver Fox

Andreas Freund Report

cheetah 9 months ago

I see the perfect den location

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Black Silver Fox

Joseph Leduc Report

cheetah 9 months ago

Yes, dear, I had only one snowball

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