Gray Fox – 5/7/24

Observer: Josh Simons

Observation Date: 5/7/24

Observation Time: 1:00 p.m.

Observation Location: Moose Hill Parkway

Common Name: Gray Fox

Scientific Name: Urocyon cinereoargenteus

Comments: One of two passing through the yard…

The gray fox has rounded ears, a dark-tipped tail and hooked claws. Unlike a red fox, the gray fox can climb, and will occasionally forage for food or rest in a tree. The gray fox’s ability to climb trees is shared only with the Asian raccoon dog among canids.

More Information: Wikipedia