Interestingly, black foxes are much more common throughout North America than they are Europe. This is because during the 1800’s, there was a boom in fur trading throughout Europe. Black foxes were specifically hunted for their beautiful and uncommon pelts, and as a result their population numbers sharply declined. Thankfully, black foxes aren’t hunted nearly as often in the present day.
- Recommended Age: 3+
- Size in cm: 8.80 L x 2.1 W x 4.90 H
While black foxes are fairly rare in Europe, they are much more common in the United States. In fact, in North America, 1 in 5 foxes are black.