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Mom Knows Best by iphelps Mom Knows Best by iphelps
Although still nursing, this vixen has already been weaning her young kits for weeks. And while the kits have only now just begun to explore the world outside their den, in just a few short months they will hunting on their own before disbanding in search of their own territory come fall. However, before these young foxes can learn to hunt, they need to learn what to eat. Yet despite mom's best efforts, these kits seem more interested in playing with their food than eating it.

Red Fox vixen and kit (Vulpes vulpes) - San Juan Island, Washington


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SveThePlnt 4 days ago  New member
Wonderful shot!
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Hey, i featured this here: fav.me/d6ckedt :love:
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Solrac1993 Mar 28, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Wow, really amazing! Great capture!
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Stunning picture! :)
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PassionAndTheCamera Feb 4, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Awww! Foxes are so cute! :)
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JessicaDobbs Jan 25, 2013  Professional Photographer
You have been featured HERE!
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clarajoy265 Jan 6, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
So so beautiful. love love love!!
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DriedBlackOlives13 Dec 29, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
o3o so cute
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just amazing
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