Generally, their fur is greyish with black tips, with cinnamon colored fur on the sides of the body, and white or cream colored fur on their belly and cheeks. They have black markings on the sides of their muzzle. The top of their tail has a black stripe, and the rest is grey, with the underside being rusty-colored.
about 15 years
insects, mice and other small vertebrates, crabs, and fruit
grey fox look almost like grey foxes, but are a bit
smaller and have shorter tails. The reason for this
is because they have two less vertebrae than grey foxes
of the mainland. They are known to be the smallest fox
species in the United States.