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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-08-2012, 11:12 PM Thread Starter
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Fox and pups

I was out for groundhogs last evening, when I came around the corner there stood a red fox in the hay field. So I put the scope on it to investigate. She was with 2 pups, after a few minutes watching more pups started popping out the hole. She had 5 total. It sure was neat to watch them frolic and play, while mom licked and bit at them.

This den is out in a field about 75 yards to nearest woodline. It was a groundhog hole last year. I thought they had about 2-4 young, so when I saw 5, I was surprised. Really got me excited for trapping in late fall. Even though those pups will move out. Anyone else seeing young ones?
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-09-2012, 01:31 AM
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Re: Fox and pups

yep lots of them here in chester county
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-09-2012, 08:28 PM
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Re: Fox and pups

cool. you guys down in the southeast have lots of fox that are willing to let you watch them. i haven't seen a fox pup up here in 25 or more years.
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