Gray Fox – 4/15/20
Observer: Megan Baker
Observation Date: 4/15/20
Observation Time: 3:45 p.m.
Observation Location: 15 Briggs Pond Way
Common Name: Gray Fox
Scientific Name: Urocyon cinereoargenteus
Comments: Spotted trotting across the back 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