Diet: Omnivore: Insects, birds, mice, berries
Average lifespan: Up to 15 years
Average size: 12–13 in. in height
Average weight: 4–5 lb. (females are smaller than males)
Did You Know?
Each island with a fox population has its own subspecies of fox, distinguished by physical and genetic differences. The San Miguel Island fox, for example, has a shorter tail and a longer nose than the Santa Cruz Island fox.