Fennec fox. The fennec fox or fennec is a small nocturnal fox found in the Sahara of North Africa. Its most distinctive feature is its unusually large ears, which serve to dissipate heat. From Wikipedia. photographed at Everland Zoo, South Korea.
Fennec fox (Vulpes zerda). Possibly the cutest animal on Earth, but I wouldn't want one for a pet. An undomesticated, nocturnal, desert animal with finnicky eating habits probably wouldn't make a good household pet, regardless of how cute it is.