Litter Size

How many babies does a Rüppell’s fox have at once? (litter size)

How many baby Rüppell’s foxs are in a litter?

A Rüppell’s fox (Vulpes rueppellii) usually gives birth to around 2 babies.

Upon birth, they weight 6.09 kg (13.42 lbs) and measure 8.3 cm (0′ 4″). They are a member of the Canidae family (genus: Vulpes). An adult Rüppell’s fox grows up to a size of 46 cm (1′ 7″).

To have a reference: Humans obviously usually have a litter size of one ;). Their babies are in the womb of their mother for 280 days (40 weeks) and reach an average size of 1.65m (5′ 5″). They weight in at 62 kg (137 lbs), which is obviously highly individual, and reach an average age of 75 years.

The average litter size of a Rüppell's fox is 2

Rüppell’s fox (Vulpes rueppellii), also spelled Rueppell’s fox, is a species of fox living in North Africa, the Middle East, and southwestern Asia. It is named after the German naturalist Eduard Rüppell. This fox is also called the “sand fox”, but this terminology is confusing because the corsac fox (V. corsac) and the Tibetan sand fox (V. ferrilata) are also known as “sand foxes”.

Other animals of the family Canidae

Rüppell’s fox is a member of the Canidae, as are these animals:

Animals that share a litter size with Rüppell’s fox

Those animals also give birth to 2 babies at once:

Animals with the same weight as a Rüppell’s fox

What other animals weight around 3.25 kg (7.17 lbs)?

Animals with the same size as a Rüppell’s fox

Also reaching around 46 cm (1′ 7″) in size do these animals: