Are there badgers in Wisconsin?

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Of course not. Wisconsin is cause The Badger State because there are no badgers whatsoever in the state.yes there are , the 1st person who answered was wrong , then why would it be called the badger state then ?
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Where do badgers live?

They live in America, Europe and Asia and found near the woods . They live in setts, they are like a small underground cave that they dig out.

Where is Wisconsin?

Wisconsin is in the United States - in the Midwest. It borders Minnesota, Iowa, Illinois, and Michigan. It is also part of the Great Lakes region, bordering Lake Superior and Lake Michigan. See link below for Wisconsin's location relative to the US. Wisconsin is located in the mid-western region.

What is a badger?

Badgers are carnivorous mammals and is a common name for any animal of three subfamilies, in the family Mustelidae: the same mammal family as ferrets, weasels, otters, and several other types of weasels. Typical badgers like Meles, Arctonyx, Taxidea and Mellivora species are short-legged and heav ( Full Answer )

Why do badgers smell?

\nBadgers take considerable care over their grooming and scent plays an important part in the social hierarchy too. Adults set scent on each other and on cubs - in this way a composite smell characteristic of the whole community can create the smell of the group. This smell will be different from th ( Full Answer )

What preys on badgers?

\n\nPredators\n. \nAdult badgers have few natural enemies. Badgers are fierce animals and will protect themselves and their young at all costs. Badgers are capable of fighting off much larger animals such as wolves, coyotes and bears, but badger cubs are sometimes killed and eaten by foxes or they ( Full Answer )

Do badgers have whiskers?

Badgers have sensitive whiskers on either side of their faces. Theyuse their whiskers to feel their way around in dark tunnels.

Why is Wisconsin called the badger state?

back in the 1800s, miners dug tunnels into hillsides as they searched for lead and then lived in them during the winter months to keep warm. This reminded people of badgers and Wisconsin became known as the badger state.

How are badgers adapted?

Basically, any way it has an advantage over another animal in the same habitat. Like having long nails and sharp teeth.

Pictures of Badgers?

A badger looks much like a skunk. A badger does not have a whitestripe running down its back, though. A badger might have a whitestripe on the face and the rest of its body is dark brown or black.

What are badgers predators?

You mean Eurasian Badgers? Eurasian Badgers have few predators and competitors. They are known for being as tenacious as hell and they are very durable. Eurasian Badgers compete with Raccoon Dogs, Red Foxes, Eurasian Lynx and the Wolverine. Brown Bears, Siberian Tigers, Wolves, and Eurasian Lynx are ( Full Answer )

Is the badger a rodent?

No specifically a badger is a mustelid, a member of the weasel family along with ferrets, wolverines, and otters. . They are all carnivores, like a feline (cat) or a canine (dog), but felines, canines, and mustelids are all carnivores yet the three groups are unrelated.

What is a honey badger?

The honey badger-also known as ratal- is part of the Mustelidae family. Honey badgers are not anything to do with badgers, they are only called honey badgers because in french, badger means the word "dig", honey badgers are very extreme when it comes to claws and teeth. Claws are used for digging an ( Full Answer )

What is On Wisconsin?

\n. \nOne of the most famous school fight songs ever written.\n. \nIt's the fight song for the University of Wisconsin's football team. Its lyrics are:\n. \n On, Wisconsin! On, Wisconsin! \nPlunge right through that line! \nRun the ball clear down the field, boys \ntouchdown sure this time. (U ra ( Full Answer )

Is a badger endangered?

Yes, the badger is an endangered species, they are listed on the IUCN Red List and also several subspecies are protected under laws in the UK. There are 12 different badger species listed on the IUCN Red List. Three of those are listed as "data deficient" with a population growth trend of "unknown", ( Full Answer )

Are badgers rodents?

Badgers are not considered rodents. They are classified in theorder Carnivora, even though they are omnivores. Rodents are in theorder Rodentia.

Are badgers predators?

Badgers are primarily omnivores. Eurasian Badgers have one of the most varied diet of all animals in the Carnivora family, only Raccoons and bears have a more varied diet. Eurasian Badgers primarily eat earthworms, often digging up gardens for them. Eurasian Badgers are often blamed for doing this. ( Full Answer )

How do badgers get their food?

Badgers get their food by digging for worms or if their a pet they get cereals thats all

What is Wisconsin?

A north-central US State that border Lake Michigan and Lake Superior and also shares borders with Illinois, Iowa, Michigan and Minnesota.

Can badgers be kept as pets in Wisconsin?

While it is legal to keep these nasty creatures as pets in the United States, it is not a good idea. They are nasty creatures that would just as soon rip your hand off as let you feed it. For the record, I have never seen a badger in Wisconsin.

What is a Wisconsin?

Wisconsin is not an object; it is one of the states in the USA, North America.

Are badgers endangered?

Yes. Most species of badgers are threatened or endangered. In many species we do not have enough data to prove that they are present in large numbers.

Who is the Wisconsin badgers basketball coach?

Bo Ryan, he's in his 9th season with the badgers. The badgers have only lost 11 out of 165 games at the Kohl Center with him as the coach. He is the second longest tenured head coach in the big ten.

Are Badgers instinct?

Well, if you are asking if badgers are extinct, then, no. I'd be very sad if they were extinct. They are still alive and thriving in the rural ares of Britain :D

What are the Wisconsin badgers hockey warm up songs?

Tattoos on This Town - Jason Aldean We Found Love - Rihanna Last Train Home - Lostprophets Not sure about the others, there can't be more than a couple additional songs. You hear "This is Our House" by Bon Jovi after player introductions and before the band plays "Hot Time."

Have the Green Bay Packers ever played the Wisconsin badgers?

There was a team in the NFL known as the Milwaukee Badgers from 1923-1927 who played the Packers during each year of their existence, so if you saw anything that referred to "Packers vs. Badgers" that's probably what it meant. It's doubtful that the Packers have ever played UW-Madison's football tea ( Full Answer )

Who was thee Wisconsin badgers quarterback in the year 2000?

Brooks Bollinger, a sophomore, started 12 of the Badgers 13 games in 2000 and completed 110 passes in 209 attempts for 1479 yards, 10 TDs, and 6 INTs. Jim Sorgi, a redshirt freshman, started one game and played in backup of Bollinger. He completed 46 passes in 69 attempts for 615 yards, 6 TDs, an ( Full Answer )

What is the diet of a badger?

honey badgers eat:rabbits, snakes, small rodents such as porcupines, tortoises, antelope, fox, birds, small crocodiles, lizards, large snakes such as black mambas,frogs, fish, and other bugs.

Is there a Wisconsin Wisconsin?

No, there is no Wisconsin, Wisconsin. Although, there is a Wisconsin Dells, WI and there is also a Wisconsin Rapids, WI.

What are synonyms for badger?

I am guessing you mean the verb, not the furry animal..... Badger = Annoy, nag, frustrate, harass, heckle, tease, pester....

How to attract badgers?

Badgers life in sets, so if you make sure that you have lots of piles of leaves, they like dog food so you can put some out. but be careful not to put too much out as that might attract unwanted mammals like rats and mice.

Where do badgers get TB from?

They are infected through the droppings of cattle who have TB, when the droppings are near a badger's set. Dung flies lay their eggs on the droppings, and badgers look in the infected stools for the fly eggs, and eat them, infecting themselves with TB. Then the badgers, in turn, pass it on to other ( Full Answer )

What is the definition of badger?

As a noun, it is a largeish ground-dwelling mammal. As a verb it means to pester or demand incessantly.

Where can one watch Wisconsin Badger football?

One can watch Wisconsin Badger football by tuning in to ESPN. The website ESPN has information on schedules, news, players, photos and video highlights.