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What is a raccoon?

Raccoons are medium-sized mammals ( Procyon lotor ). They have mask-shaped dark fur around their eyes, striped tails,and very capable front paws that are used as hands. They a (MORE)

What are raccoons?

Raccoons are mammals ( Procyon lotor ), related to the giant panda. They have mask-shaped dark fur around their eyes, striped tails, and very capable front paws that are used (MORE)

Where are raccoons from?

Raccoons are native to North America. They were originally forest dwellers, but can acclimate to many environments. Most notable are their incursions into urban and suburban a (MORE)

How do raccoons communicate with other raccoons?

Raccoons, while intelligent, do not seem to have a structured language. They do make over 200 different sounds used to address other raccoons or other animals, including murm (MORE)

Do raccoons live with other raccoons?

Yes, but many are solitary at least part of the time. Social groups of three or four are common, and female raccoons will live with their babies for about a year, until they a (MORE)

How are raccoons and raccoon dogs alike?

The raccoon dog is considered a primitive branch of the family canidae, or canines. A raccoon is a different species and is not related to the raccoon dog. However, the two lo (MORE)