Have you ever thought about having a fox as a pet? You definitely will want one after this article! Foxes can be wild, naughty, and exhaustingly agile, but one thing we can say for sure is that their cuteness overweighs all possible disadvantages. Imagine waking up to a furry red face peeking at you from behind the blanket! Isn’t it the best thing in the world? Jessica Coker can tell you much more about owning a fox than anyone else because she’s a proud ‘parent’ of Juniper Fox, a charismatic cutie who has become a real Instagram star over the last year. She shares her home with Moose the dog, two Sugar Gliders, and another fox named Fig. If you think their life together is packed with adventures – you’re absolutely right! Meet Juniper, the cutest fox in the whole world.
Can you imagine waking up to this cuteness sleeping by your side? Jessica Coker explains that her foxes, Juniper and Fig, were not meant for living in the wild as they were bred indoors only for their fur.
Foxes like this wouldn’t be able to live outside due to their ‘tame’ behavior They’ve been bred in captivity for more than 150 years!
If you think foxes can become great pets, we have bad news for you. In the end of the day they still act like little wildlings! Sometimes they act similar to cats and dogs, but their wild manners still prevail.
You can’t simply go and buy a fox. If you want to become a proud owner of this beauty, you’ll have to get a special permit.
You can get a permit from the state’s department of natural resources, but you’ll need to pass certain qualifications before you are granted a permit to own a fox. Becoming a fox keeper is not that easy!
If you’re still certain you want to own a fox, keep it in mind that they need to eat raw meat on a daily basis. Raw meet contains a compound called taurine, which foxes need to survive. You can also add some fruits and veggies for the vitamins.