Did you know there are fascinating mammals living in the Arctic? Let me tell you a fact or two about these petite,harmless mammals! One playful and friendly mammal is named the Arctic fox. The scientific name for Arctic fox is ‘ Vulpes Lagopus’. Amazingly, Arctic foxes can have as many as 18 babies! Shockingly, these Arctic foxes acclimatise to temperatures as low as -50 degrees Celsuis!