In the wild, foxes are hunted by large cats, coyotes, jackals and wolves. Depending on where the fox lives, it can also be hunted by eagles, bears and even humans.Continue Reading
The red fox is the most abundant of fox species. It lives everywhere in the Northern Hemisphere and has even spread into Australia in recent years. The red fox typically eats a varied diet consisting of birds, rodents, carrion and fruit. Their bodies are built for agility and speed and they hunt during the day.
Foxes are the perfect size to be hunted by animals such as eagles, wolves and other medium-sized predators. Farmers consider foxes to be pests, but they are important in controlling crop-eating animals, such as rabbits and rodents.Learn more about Zoology
Animals that live in Canada include moose, deer, wolves, bears, raccoons, squirrels, chipmunks, geese, ducks, foxes, wolverines, badgers, swans, coyotes, bobcats and mountain lions. Canada has abundant wildlife populations, with literally hundreds of species of wild creatures living within its borders.Full Answer >
Among the many predators of black-tailed prairie dogs are coyotes, bobcats, badgers, swift foxes, golden eagles, red-tailed hawks, ferruginous hawks and rattlesnakes. Rare black-footed ferrets, burrowing owls and some species of snakes descend into black-tailed prairie dog holes to hunt them.Full Answer >
Despite the harsh climate, the tundra is home to many animals, including herbivores, such as lemmings, voles, and caribou, and predators, such as polar bears, wolves and foxes. In addition to a few species, which inhabit the tundra all year, a number of migratory birds inhabit the area during the summer. Insects are also important residents of the tundra, as they are in most other terrestrial habitats.Full Answer >
The main predators of beavers are dependant on region but include bears, wolves, wolverines, lynx, fishers, otters, coyotes, foxes, bobcats, owls, minks, alligators, weasels, hawks, dogs, mountain lions and eagles. However, adult beavers are large, good fighters and can escape into water, meaning that the young are most often targeted. The one exception is humans, which go after adult beavers if they consider them a nuisance.Full Answer >