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Small Mammals

Observe a variety of small mammals in this fascinating building divided by a day and night side. You’ll be able to observe all animals during their active time.

Fennec fox
Fennec fox range

Feature Creature

Fennec Fox

(Vulpes zerda)

Native to: Sahara, North Africa
Primary Diet: Plants, rodents, eggs, reptiles and insects
Adult Weight: 2 to 3 pounds
Status: Stable
The fennec fox is the smallest of all the world’s foxes. The ears of a fennec fox can measure to be roughly 6 inches. Living in the desert, the fennec fox is able to go long periods without water.