National Geographic listed the Raccoon as one of the 60 deadliest...

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by BayouPoules, Jul 28, 2011.

  1. BayouPoules

    BayouPoules Chillin' With My Peeps

    Last edited: Jul 28, 2011
  2. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    Thought it belonged here and more folks would see it. Yeah, raccoons are nasty critters and just plain vermin.
     
  3. Oregon Blues

    Oregon Blues Overrun With Chickens

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    The gorilla and the vampire bat are deadly? The vampire bat doesn't kill anything, ever. It doesn't even kill bugs. I suppose a gorilla could kill you, but it's not like they make a habit of it. They are pretty much vegetarians.

    Those raccoons, though, they got that one right.
     
  4. speckledhen

    speckledhen Intentional Solitude Premium Member

    I guess if you decide to poke a silverback gorilla with a stick, he would become quite deadly, yeah, but who ever has the chance (or is stupid enough) to do that?
     
  5. BayouPoules

    BayouPoules Chillin' With My Peeps

    Well,. I think they just mean deadly as in potentially,.. not man killers,.. I mean they have a coon and a geco on the list,.. still,.. I agree,.. I thought of a lot of critters that I would have put on that list that aren't there!
     
  6. smarsh2

    smarsh2 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    i have a stick!

    where's man on the list?
     
  7. BayouPoules

    BayouPoules Chillin' With My Peeps

    Ya got that right!!!!!
     
  8. Mtn Margie

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    Quote:I agree! We are #1.
     
  9. MysticScorpio82

    MysticScorpio82 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Lol somehow that doesn't suprise me! Nasty buggers! [​IMG]
     

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