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What do skunk tracks look like?

Discussion in 'Predators and Pests' started by Chicks Galore3, Mar 19, 2013.

  1. Chicks Galore3

    Chicks Galore3 Artistic Bird Nut Premium Member

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    I know for sure we have a skunk. (Saw him the other day.) I saw tracks along the chicken run and meandering around there. They look like cats, but they are smaller then any cat we have, and if you look closely, they have more pronounced toe marks, and they have claw indentations. I can't get a picture, because we just had a fresh snow. Do these sound like skunk?
     
  2. Bear Foot Farm

    Bear Foot Farm Overrun With Chickens

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    Skunk tracks look nothing like cat tracks

    Do a Google image search
     
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  3. Chicks Galore3

    Chicks Galore3 Artistic Bird Nut Premium Member

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    Hmmm. I looked up both skunk and raccoon tracks. they didn't look like it.
     
  4. nova022

    nova022 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Google mink tracks. they would likely be smaller and look similar to cat tracks
     

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