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Very adorable baby Bat-eared fox / Big-eared dog (Otocyon megalotis, pes usaty) from ZOO Prague :aww:





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:camera: Canon 500D + kit lens 55-250 IS
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INFO ABOUT THE ANIMAL:

Name: Bat-eared fox / Big-eared dog (Otocyon megalotis)
Location: three separated African locations: Somalia, central Africa and South Africa
Size: 40cm high, 60 cm long body, 35 cm long tail weight: 5 Kg
Diet: insects, honey, birds and eggs, scorpions, fruit
Conservation status: Least Concern
Interesting facts: Bat-eared foxes are quite unusual canines: 80% of their food consists of insects. There are also doubts, if bat-eared fox is really a right fox or not. Some research says that they are close to genus Vulpes | after Giant Armadillo and cetaceans (dolphins), Bat-eared foxes are mammals with highest amount of teeth they have amazing 52 teeth! | they live in burrows mated pair and their youngs | Bat-eared foxes live in monogamous pairs. After two months, female gives birth to 3-5 puppies and both parents take care of them | Bat-eared foxes are mostly nocturnal | people hunt bat-eared foxes for their wonderful fur and for meat.
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:iconthe-ironwing-kaiser:
The-Ironwing-Kaiser Featured By Owner Jul 28, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I've actually, never heard of a bat-eared fox, rather than a fennec.
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:iconkaya-the-collie:
Kaya-the-collie Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2013  Student General Artist
SOOOOOOOOOO CUTTTTE -dies form cuteness overload-
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:icon1khaleesi:
1Khaleesi Featured By Owner Jun 30, 2012  Student General Artist
Awwwh I didn't know about these cute little buggers until now! Great shot!
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:iconnykol-haebrd:
nykol-haebrd Featured By Owner Jun 21, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
This is such an awesome shot :)
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:iconscatteredwarriors1:
scatteredwarriors1 Featured By Owner May 20, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Oh... my... gosh... the cuteness.... Its got me by the eyeballs!! Twitted this!
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:iconscatteredwarriors1:
scatteredwarriors1 Featured By Owner May 20, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
tweeted - rather.
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:iconsubarufoxboy:
Subarufoxboy Featured By Owner May 14, 2012
Those big ears match that little face :D
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:iconnobodyforever:
NobodyForever Featured By Owner May 6, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
so cute *-*
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:iconjoshieatemybaby:
JoshieAteMyBaby Featured By Owner May 2, 2012  Hobbyist
Wow, that's a cute OVERLOAD. Thanks the the lovely pictures <3
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:iconstiahtamaniwasi:
StiahtaManiwasi Featured By Owner May 1, 2012  Student Writer
How cpuld someone hurt them for just fur.People are sick.
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:iconstiahtamaniwasi:
StiahtaManiwasi Featured By Owner May 1, 2012  Student Writer
First one i've seen...huh. Kool.
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:iconevensparrows:
evensparrows Featured By Owner Apr 30, 2012  Student Photographer
So much cuteeee!!
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:iconluna-05:
luna-05 Featured By Owner Apr 26, 2012
That face is so cute.
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:iconstrawbearyfox:
StrawbearyFox Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2012
tooooo cute
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:iconfaeriebert:
FaerieBert Featured By Owner Apr 24, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
I love those ears! :love:
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:iconleucareth:
Leucareth Featured By Owner Apr 23, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Amazing expression :)
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:iconbleachthesky:
BleachTheSky Featured By Owner Apr 21, 2012   Writer
So adorable!! :heart: Great capture.
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:iconrowena-silver:
Rowena-Silver Featured By Owner Apr 21, 2012
Heheh so funny, looks like a Pokemon!
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:icon000colibri000:
000Colibri000 Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2012
So cute! :D
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:iconmyeyesinthemirror:
myeyesinthemirror Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
hehe it's so freaking cute
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:iconkate44:
kate44 Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2012
Wow, how cute this little thing is :D Excellent shot.
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:iconraptor-painter15:
raptor-painter15 Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Very cute! :)
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:iconspiffy143:
spiffy143 Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2012
I've always thought it was funny and cute how the big ears on foxes are bigger than their face :giggle:
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:iconpossumflavored:
PossumFlavored Featured By Owner Apr 19, 2012
Its ears....
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:iconlittlebluedevil99:
LittleBlueDevil99 Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2012
aww, cute!
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:iconvanwalome:
VanwaLome Featured By Owner Apr 18, 2012  Hobbyist
It's got nice colours, lovely fox <3
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:iconthefoxylady:
Thefoxylady Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
SO FREAKING CUTE!!! I WANT ONE!!! <3
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:iconredaxelnax:
Redaxelnax Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2012
Gorgeous :)
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:iconhalethewolfman:
Halethewolfman Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2012
I've never seen one of those before, it's so cute.
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:iconskyspirit13:
SkySpirit13 Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2012
Sooo fluffyyyy!!!:heart:
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:icondarknessrequiems:
DarknessRequiems Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
okay >:)
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:iconkiarasart:
KIARAsART Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2012  Professional General Artist
classic! melts my heart away :)
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:iconxxsilverelementxx:
XXSilverElementXX Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
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Awww.... So sweet, look at the big ears and the fluffy fur. I must hug them *-*
:hug:
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:iconolvium:
Olvium Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
What a cute creature, it's the first time I see this interesting animal! :)
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:iconartcarzed13:
ArtCarzed13 Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2012
Awwww:)
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:iconsparklysue:
sparklysue Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2012
I like them.
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:iconalbrai78:
AlbRai78 Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
never seen something like this in my life
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:iconblackwolfsilverpaw:
BlackwolfSilverpaw Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Incredible cute :heart:
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:iconangelalouwe:
AngelaLouwe Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
What a cutie!! And he looks so grumpy :D
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:iconasdfneingag:
asdfneingag Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2012  Student General Artist
the similar one is a Fennec fox, right? :)
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:iconwoxys:
woxys Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2012
they look a BIT similar, but fennec is smaller :D
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:iconasdfneingag:
asdfneingag Featured By Owner Apr 20, 2012  Student General Artist
ohh, ok :D
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:iconanthropomorphillie:
AnthropomorPhillie Featured By Owner Apr 17, 2012  Student Traditional Artist
Ohh...I love those thing!
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:iconwillyampax:
willyamPax Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
wow this is the first time ive seen this..
such wonderful creature...
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:iconcoyotewinds:
coyotewinds Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
Aww, how cute!
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:iconmoon-phace:
Moon-Phace Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2012  Professional Traditional Artist
This one looks like it's about the shank someone.
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:iconpale-recluse:
Pale-Recluse Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Aw, they are cute
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:iconpokemonsgirl:
pokemonsgirl Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
that is soo cute^^
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:iconzeacorzeppelin:
ZeacorZeppelin Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2012  Student General Artist
Epic cuteness, it makes my head go :iconimhappyboomplz:
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:iconwolf303:
Wolf303 Featured By Owner Apr 16, 2012  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Too cute! <3 Do you mind if I use it as a drawing reference? If I give credit, of course.
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