Swift Fox

These small mammals eat a variety of foods, from rabbits to reptiles to amphibians, seeds, and berries.


  • Scientific Name: Vulpes velox
  • Range: Grasslands of the Western US
  • Status in the Wild: Stable
  • Location in the Zoo: John P. McGovern Children’s Zoo
  • Cool Animal Fact: The reason swift foxes are called swift is because they can run very fast!