In years of sparse food, female bears are more likely to produce a smaller litter, if they reproduce at all. Providing a steady stream of high-calorie food also means a steadier stream of bear cubs, Beecham said, even if that food makes it easier for hunters to take some bear market out.
Red foxes have adapted well to suburban and rural communities. While other large predators have been pushed away from human development, red foxes took advantage of the changed habitat. They live in parks and woodland edges and red foxes will readily eat whatever is available. Red foxes are solitary, so it is easy for them to hide and escape people