Foxes are known for being friendly and curious, and nothing highlights it better than all of the visits they pay people at their homes.

That's right, these beautiful, nosy creatures keep finding ways into our kitchens, bedrooms... and I understand if you think I'm making it up. It sounds sketchy. Luckily, people who are surprised by these animals often take photos of them before asking them to leave.

Bored Panda collected these pictures to show that nobody is safe from these uninvited -- yet absolutely adorable -- guests, so don't panic if it happens to you as well. Instead, get the camera!

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I Think Someone Has A Crush On My Christmas Light Decoration

I Think Someone Has A Crush On My Christmas Light Decoration

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Aski Markup
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2 months ago

Awww, that is so cute ❤️

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As you can see from the images, foxes have made a success of living with people. It's not due to their mythical cunning, but rather their ability to adapt to changing conditions; foxes are found in cities throughout Europe and North America. In fact, many Brits know more about urban foxes than their rural counterparts.

Urban foxes have such a wide diet, it's amazing they aren't suffering from diarrhea 24/7 -- they eat earthworms, insects, fruit and vegetables and a wide variety of both domestic wild birds and mammals. Most of the birds they eat are feral pigeons and small garden birds, and the most frequently eaten mammals are usually field voles, abundant in allotments, railway lines, and other grassy areas.

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The Fox Flower

The Fox Flower

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Hans
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2 months ago

May I get some seedlings?

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So if you want to, you definitely can feed a fox that comes to your home. Lots of people do, both regularly and occasionally. You can give them virtually anything, really. Being carnivores, they love cooked or raw meat and tinned pet food.

They won't become dependent on you but if you feed them heavily and regularly, they can become over-confident and less wary of people. This could encourage them to approach strangers for food, a behavior that shouldn't be encouraged. So it's best not to put out large amounts of food every night.

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If It Fits... I Sits

If It Fits... I Sits

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JellyBean
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2 months ago

These guys are so sweet

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#4

Found This Fox Chilling In The Backyard

Found This Fox Chilling In The Backyard

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Flare
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2 months ago

So cute!

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#5

A Fox. Behind My Bookcase. An Actual Fox. A Library Fox. At 4am. An Actual Bloody Bona Fide Library Fox. What A Night It’s Been

A Fox. Behind My Bookcase. An Actual Fox. A Library Fox. At 4am. An Actual Bloody Bona Fide Library Fox. What A Night It’s Been

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Danger Noodle
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2 months ago

Fantastic Mr Fox!

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#6

Foxen Sleeping On Friends Upstairs Deck. Last Year There Was Only One

Foxen Sleeping On Friends Upstairs Deck. Last Year There Was Only One

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Gemjoybug
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2 months ago

Looks like one of them is wearing a scarf or something.

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#7

Woman Finds Fox Sleeping In Her Cat’s Bed

Woman Finds Fox Sleeping In Her Cat’s Bed

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Ms.M.
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2 months ago

I thought that was a plushie for a second.

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#8

Fox Sneaks Onto Ottawa City Bus For A Nap

Fox Sneaks Onto Ottawa City Bus For A Nap

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Donna Reynolds
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2 months ago

To the chicken farm please.

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A Fox. Behind My Bookcase. An Actual Fox. A Library Fox. At 4am. An Actual Bloody Bona Fide Library Fox. What A Night It’s Been

A Fox. Behind My Bookcase. An Actual Fox. A Library Fox. At 4am. An Actual Bloody Bona Fide Library Fox. What A Night It’s Been

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Julie Wiard
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2 months ago

Ooooohhh... that face!

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#10

Curious Fox Wanders Into Home To Steal A Drink During Lockdown In Dublin

Curious Fox Wanders Into Home To Steal A Drink During Lockdown In Dublin

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Ms.M.
Community Member
2 months ago

Céad míle fáilte!

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#11

What Happens When Foxes Live In Your Garden

What Happens When Foxes Live In Your Garden

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Flare
Community Member
2 months ago

A baby fox! <3

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#12

Do You Get Visitors Like This? I Love Our Local Foxes

Do You Get Visitors Like This? I Love Our Local Foxes

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Ms.M.
Community Member
2 months ago

No, I don't. And I'm jealous.

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#13

Caught This Fox Napping In My Garden

Caught This Fox Napping In My Garden

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Melissa Kawai
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2 months ago

So precious!

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#14

Walked Into The Kitchen Only To Find A Fox That Had Just Randomly Decided To Sneak Into The House And Take A Nap On Top Of Their Microwave

Walked Into The Kitchen Only To Find A Fox That Had Just Randomly Decided To Sneak Into The House And Take A Nap On Top Of Their Microwave

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Ms.M.
Community Member
2 months ago

Looks like the fox did a number on that plant too hahaha

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#15

Well That's A First. Usually The Foxes Are More...

Well That's A First. Usually The Foxes Are More...

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Valquerys
Community Member
2 months ago

FOX NEEDS FOOD GIVE IT FOOD IT MUST LIVE ITS ADORABLE LIFE

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#16

Our Local Fox Is Getting More Brave

Our Local Fox Is Getting More Brave

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Raine Soo
Community Member
2 months ago

The fox just sauntered into your house.

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#17

A Fox Sneaked Into A Furniture Shop And Chilled On Top Of One Of The Couches. He Was Lured Out With Pancakes

A Fox Sneaked Into A Furniture Shop And Chilled On Top Of One Of The Couches. He Was Lured Out With Pancakes

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Raine Soo
Community Member
2 months ago

Creature comforts...

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#18

Our Humane Officer Was Called Out To Ocean Beach Yesterday Because A Resident There Reported A Critter Had Gotten Into Her House. The Resident’s Dog Was Playing With An Unknown Animal, Who Ended Up Running Into The House

Our Humane Officer Was Called Out To Ocean Beach Yesterday Because A Resident There Reported A Critter Had Gotten Into Her House. The Resident’s Dog Was Playing With An Unknown Animal, Who Ended Up Running Into The House

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Aria Whitaker
Community Member
2 months ago

Looks like the poor baby may be bleeding...

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#19

Visited By Foxe

 Visited By Foxe

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Andraya Begley
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2 months ago

New roommate!

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#20

Here's A Fox Who Wandered Upstairs To Check Out My Bookshelf A While Ago

Here's A Fox Who Wandered Upstairs To Check Out My Bookshelf A While Ago

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Sarah Metcalfe
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2 months ago

He doesn't look impressed with the reading selection

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#21

So A Fox Decided To Show Up Outside My Door In The Middle Of The Night

So A Fox Decided To Show Up Outside My Door In The Middle Of The Night

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AnaV.
Community Member
2 months ago (edited)

He's thinking: "Well, aren't you going to invite me in? It's cold out here"

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#22

Friendly Fox

Friendly Fox

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Mishte Tine
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1 month ago

I love your rug, too.

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#23

A Fox I Met On A Balcony That Sat With Me For At Least 10 Minutes

A Fox I Met On A Balcony That Sat With Me For At Least 10 Minutes

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Joy Stowe
Community Member
2 months ago

What wonderful company!

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#24

One Wandered In To Our House Yesterday And Ate My Headphones

One Wandered In To Our House Yesterday And Ate My Headphones

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ADHORTATOR
Community Member
2 months ago

he isn' t in good shape...

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#25

Becoming Buddies With A Fox That Wandered Into Our House

 Becoming Buddies With A Fox That Wandered Into Our House

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Reginald Joseph
Community Member
2 months ago

Looks like an adolescent!

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#26

A Little Visitor

A Little Visitor

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ArhomR
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1 month ago

Got anyfing to eat, hooman?

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