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Fox Skull Identification

Discussion in 'Skulls and Skeletons' started by Arcanum Oddities, Aug 14, 2019.

  1. Hey, so I bought a grey fox skull off of eBay but That’s not what it is. I know it is a fox but I just can’t pin what it is. I asked in another community that I’m active on and had a few people say it looks like a red and looks like ones that they have but I’m not entirely convinced. It does look like a red but with a bit of a stubbier muzzle, which I’ve seen before. Could it be ranched?

    I took some pictures so I could get input from here. The big skull beside it is my male coyote.
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  2. 13 point

    13 point Active Member

    Looks like a really big gray to me
     

  3. It’s definitely not a grey fox

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  4. 13 point

    13 point Active Member

    Are you looking for a gray fox skull ? I’ll be skinning 2 here shortly.
     
  5. I was yeah, that’s why I bought this one here and unfortunately the seller was wrong
     
  6. 13 point

    13 point Active Member

    Well when I skin them I’ll shoot you a pm or you can post your number and I’ll call you , but they will be raw , fresh from skinning and froze .
     
  7. Oh, thank you for the offer but I can't buy anything right now unfortunately
     
  8. Sea Wolf

    Sea Wolf Well-Known Member

    Not a grey but could be a red. More than likely a ranched hybrid. I have several that are red x arctic and all of them are a bit different.
     
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