The silver fox is a melanistic form of red fox. Melanism is when the animal's coloring is much darker than normal. Interestingly, fox squirrels, who have brownish body fur and reddish tummy fur also have a melanistic form that resembles this. I had a "b
I had to pin this because of all the similar x-rays I have seen pinned to the light box where I worked...One doctor came out of the room and said he doesn't want it removed, he just wants us to change the batteries.
Animals are so underestimated.... it's the humans that can't leave things as they find them! And the list of things mankind would do well to emulate the example set by the "animals" just keeps growing & growing... somehow this never ceases to amaze me