California Gray Fox

Size: The adult Grey Fox is 31-45 inches and weighs 7-13 pounds. 
Habitat: Open forests, chaparral, and rimrock country. 
Diet: Gray Foxes are omnivores and eat small mammals, but also eat birds, eggs, insects, and fruit. 

Newborn Gray Foxes appear between April-May, with 3-6 per litter after a gestation of approximately 2 months. The Gray Fox is primarily nocturnal, but often active by day. They are excellent tree climbers. 

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photograph by Dee McGowan of Victoria, Texas 

California Gray Fox