articles indicates that a fennec fox is the smallest fox species and it does make for a safe pet with proper care. Considered an exotic animal, the fennec fox requires some special care, but its small size and pla... More » Pets & Animals Mammals

Each state has its own laws on what animals a resident may own as a pet, according to, and some states do specifically restrict foxes as pets. Alabama says "no" to foxes at pets. Arkansas limits ownership to si... More » Government & Politics Law Is This Illegal?

Wild fennec foxes can be adopted through several wildlife preservation organizations, including the World Wildlife Foundation and the World Animal Foundation. Pet fennec foxes usually have to be purchased from breeders. More » Pets & Animals Pets
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