A Peruvian family adopted what it thought was a pet dog, but after it began attacking neighbors’ chickens, the family learned it was a fox.
Maribel Sotelo says her son purchased the pet named “Run Run” six months ago at a small shop in Lima for the equivalent of $13, according to Reuters.
The vendor claimed that the animal was a Siberian husky, according to UPI.
“We had thought he was a purebred puppy,” said Sotelo, according to Reuters.
At first, Run Run acted like an average dog.
“He ate dog food, and when he was little he barked like a little dog,” Sotelo said according to UPI, citing EFE.
Eventually, Run Run began chasing neighborhood chickens and ducks in attempts to