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An old Aesop fable was recently used to test the intelligence of raccoons, with some interesting results.
Patches serve an important role in ecosystems around rivers and streams, providing fruit and cover for animals (deer, raccoons, squirrels, etc.), reducing erosion, and enhancing insect biodiversity.
Police said the raccoon was moved further into the woods and advised to stay out of the roadway.
Smaller mammals like white-footed mice and even raccoons and opossums seem to suffer no ill effects from eating the luscious-looking berries.
The center has received three raptors from the Houston area and said other wildlife refuges are taking in animals such as possums and raccoons.
Forget the ridiculousness of Norsemen from outer space: Guardians offered up an ambulatory houseplant and a talking raccoon, and leaned hard into the absurdity of both.
In her childhood, the family kept six horses (one for each of the children), a herd of sheep, pet raccoons, deer, four dogs, two cats and a donkey.
The smaller mammals—the armadillos, raccoons, some of the smaller deer—probably didn’t come through that well.
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