Baby foxes announced at the Chattanooga Zoo

Baby foxes announced at the Chattanooga Zoo

November 6th, 2013 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

Fennec Fox kits born at Chattanooga Zoo

Fennec Fox kits born at Chattanooga Zoo

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Karoo and Kalahari, the Chattanooga Zoo's Fennec Foxes are new parents to two kits (the name for fox babies) born at the Zoo on September 11th.

Both are female, and barely weigh barely a pound each.

Fennec foxes are the smallest fox species in the world, and usually weigh in between 2-4 pounds as adults.

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