Snow Diving Fox When the fox strikes, he strikes with style. ' A red fox listens out for mice scurrying six feet beneath the snow before diving head first into the drift. I don't know why, but I've seen this over and over, and it still cracks me up!
Kuda-Kitsune or Kanko (管狐, "pipe fox"?) is a creature supposedly employed by Japanese kitsune-tsukai, those who use foxes as spirit familiars. Its use is described as a rat-sized fox which can be kept in a tobacco pipe.