Red fox is the most widely distributed wild canid in the world. In India, there are three sub-species of red fox. Two of these, Vulpes vulpes montana and Vulpes vulpes griffithii are found in the Himalayas and Trans-Himalayan region of India. The assessment made here is for both these sub-species, combined.
Population Trend: decreasing IUCN • least concern CITES • appendix III WLPA • schedule II