Fast facts about Fennec foxes:
- The fennec fox is the smallest fox in the world, weighing 2 to 3 pounds and the length is its body ranging from 9 to 16 inches
- Fennec foxes are civic-minded critters. Dens are interconnected for a small community of them to inhabit and can be 3 feet deep and 32 feet long.
- They are incurable romantics and mate for life.
- Fennec foxes have thick fur on the on the soles of their feet that acts as quality footwear, protecting them against the scorching hot sands of the desert.