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September 18, 2016

An Awesome Encounter

“The little fox was extremely curious and friendly, but careful at the same time,” Mihai Gagiu writes of this animal photographed in a Romanian forest. The description fits: Red foxes are known to be resourceful, intelligent animals that often adjust well in environments with a human presence. This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by Mihai Gagiu, National Geographic Your Shot

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