Fox Burrows

Foxes live in forested areas, but they are also found in mountains, grasslands and deserts.

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They make their homes by digging burrows in the ground.

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These burrows, also called dens, provide a cool area to sleep, a good location to store food and a safe place to have their pups.

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Burrows are dug-out tunnels that have rooms for the fox and its family to live in.

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The burrows also have several exits so that they can flee if a predator enters the burrow.

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As part of our Fox week, we created our very own burrows using a few key ingredients.

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These include toy foxes, wood chips, artificial grass, rocks, and pine cones!

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Everyone enjoyed creating little scenarios with their dens, seeing all of the different ways they could create a home for their foxes!

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