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Please read the information below and Contact a Permitted Category II Wildlife Rehabilitator if you need further advice or help.
Fox kits will often appear unsupervised for long periods while their parents are out hunting for food. They will play like puppies around the den site until the parents decide they’re old enough to go on hunting trips. Then they will suddenly disappear. Observe the kits from a distance; if they seem energetic and healthy, leave them alone. If they appear sickly or weak, or if you have reason to believe both parents are dead, contact a licensed wildlife rehabilitator. (Excerpted from the Humane Society)
Foxes Missing Fur
It is not uncommon to see an adult fox that is missing patches of fur. This is often a sign of mange, a parasitic disease that is often easily addressed with the right knowledge and medication. Please contact a licensed wildlife rehabilitator.