Browsing: Mammals


Coyotes live everywhere, and increasingly in suitable city habitat. You’ll probably never see one, they’re shy, secretive, hyper-alert, smart. Also, beneficial.

Mammals Striped Skunk standing on ground with sparse vegetation.

Skunks are known best as stinky roadkill, and good riddance. That’s too bad, because they’re beneficial, non-aggressive, and just want to be left alone.

Mammals A Red Fox in winter coat facing the camera and standing partly behind a snow drift in Yellowstone National Park.

Would it surprise you to learn a Red Fox is your neighbor? Even in the city? They often slyly stay put when urbanization moves in.