11 Reasons Loving A Domesticated Fox Is A Fantastic Idea

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Okay, so here's the deal. Over 50 years ago, the Russians got curious and started trying to breed a gentler, domesticated version of the silver fox that is more like a dog. And they succeeded! You can now keep one of these cuties as a pet to love and cuddle. And it's a great idea. Just look at our reasons why!

 

They are this freaking cute
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They give excellent snuggles
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And will gaze at you with admiration even when you're gone
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You can totally match your hair color
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And they love playing in the snow!
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You can still play fetch
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And go for walks
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They are super affectionate
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They do this when you try to photograph them:
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And they make this face End of discussion. Get a fox.
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