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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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My best friend *Allerlei took this awesome photo:

:camera: Canon 500D + kit lens 55-250 IS


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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To see more, look at my FOXES GALLERY :aww:

This photo belongs to me and I can very easily prove, that it was me, who took this shot. So please, respect my copyright :nod: if you want to use my work, ask me first to gain my permission, please! Thank you :lol:
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Canon EOS 500D
Shutter Speed
1/1600 second
Focal Length
163 mm
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Date Taken
Jul 19, 2010, 4:15:06 PM
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Antares2's avatar
These are funny guys ! ...  Nice picture .
LegendaryEon's avatar
Aw, those are so adorable! I love them!
ShinoXIII's avatar
These two are so adorable x3 And a new animal for me. Really neat capture ^^
SheCriedCrimson's avatar
Hahah...the one on the right has a mischievous glint in his eye.
Panda-kiddie's avatar
Awww...So adorable!:)
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riejensen's avatar
Oh dear!! Overload of cuteness :D
Darkwolfnekoro's avatar
The title remeinds me of the game Okami o.0
Cute pic through ^^
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EnnoRay's avatar
they're so cute
torc123456789's avatar
i was gonna say, after seeing it in your fox gallery, "isnt that those dogs from africa?" but you kinda answered that for me...
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AoiKita's avatar
that is SO cute! T_T

I like how you used the leaves to frame them, even if it was unintentional :p
woxys's avatar
I was also happy with that effect :oops:
fruitbatslyra's avatar
Omg! They are soooooo cute!!!!! :love:
amrodel's avatar
to listí tvoří hezký rámeček :)
anyahunter's avatar
They are so adorable and you are awesome for giving all the facts about the animal. I have been searching for some time now to be inspired to create my own character and I believe I will based off of this animal. Thank you so much for sharing!! ;)
woxys's avatar
thank you very much for lovely comment! :hug: a it is a honor :D
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