Subscribers only

Zoo gets new baby foxes as part of survival program

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: July 05, 2020 8:43 PM CT | Published: July 05, 2020 4:00 AM CT

The Memphis Zoo’s bat-eared foxes, Raj and Helen, are first-time parents. Helen gave birth May 25 inside Cat Country at the zoo in what is a significant birth because it’s part of a new Species Survival Plan.

Topics

Memphis Zoo Cat Country bat-eared foxes Raj and Helen Subscriber Only

Thank you for supporting local journalism.

Subscribers to The Daily Memphian help fund our newsroom of over 37 full-time, local journalists plus more than 20 freelancers, all of whom work around the clock to cover the issues impacting our community. Subscriptions - and donations - also help fund our community access programs which provide free access to K-12 schools, senior-living facilities and more. Thank you for making our work possible.

Karen Pulfer Focht

Karen Pulfer Focht

Karen Pulfer Focht is a freelance photojournalist. She has won numerous awards in her career, many for in-depth projects about children and families in Memphis. Her work is regularly published in newspapers and magazines around the world.


Comments

Reading comments and joining the conversation are some of the many benefits of subscribing. Join the conversation by clicking the View Comments button below. Not a subscriber? Click here. 

Our commenting policy can be viewed here