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DEATH VALLEY WILDLIFE > Mammals > Canines

Canines

Coyote
Canis Latrans
Common throughout the park; often heard calling at night or begging along roadsides (do not feed wild animals).
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Kit Fox
Vulpes macrotis
Nocturnal; in day stays in burrows; prefers open, level sandy ground in low desert; often curious.
picture & summary

Gray Fox
Urocyon cinereoargeteus
Mostly nocturnal; uncommon in park.


Coyote escapes into the creosote to look for a meal
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