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Are racoons dangerous?

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October 14, 2015 9:19PM

Generally, raccoons are not dangerous unless one tries to capture one. They try to avoid confrontations with humans. However, if cornered, they can bite and claw viciously. They can also carry a number of diseases and parasites that can be fatal to humans.

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May 03, 2010 7:35PM

Raccoons can be dangerous if tampered with but not likely. Especiallt when they have rabies they are extremely dangerous if messed with