Skunk Babies

John_D(USDA 8b WA)July 5, 2005

No the best picture (I need to clean my glass door to cut the glare, and not all of them (I'm tired of reducing photos to where they're small enough to post, so I just crop them).

You can tell the size of the babies by comparing them to the size of the flower pot.

Image link:

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
htown(North Houston)

Cool! I sort of like seeing skunks. I have only been fortunate enough to see a pair of them once in my yard and it was very memorable. I was not sprayed or anything I kept my distance and observed them. They have an exotic appearance to me.

    Bookmark   July 22, 2005 at 3:17PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
John_D(USDA 8b WA)

I saw three skunk babies and four raccoon kits playing on my deck last night,while their parents looked on. (No one got sprayed.)

    Bookmark   July 22, 2005 at 5:57PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
sailsmart

I was trimming my large shrubs but was quickly roused out when attacked by angry wasps. Next few days, walking my Yorkie at 5 am, there was a rustling in the beehive, just one foot or so from the ground and a white tail visible. Checking later in the day, I noticed that half the hive was gone. And two days later, nothing remained. Well, I guess the skunk likes to eat the wasps when they're asleep. I do know they eat grubs in the lawn at night. Quite convenient for me as now I was able to finish my trimming without threat.

    Bookmark   October 27, 2009 at 6:11PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
I found a praying mantis cocoon, where can I place it?
I was pulling up weeds and there was a praying mantis...
ladyrose65
Need advice on hosting bees in our yard
Hi Folks We maintain a NWF-certified wildlife habitat...
ggopal
first post - bird food that sparrows dont eat?
Hi, This is my 1st post here! Can you guys recommend...
kris2001
Favorite Shrub or Tree for attracting Wildlife and Why
What have you planted in your back yard that attracts...
Mike Larkin
Why aren't the birds going for the winter berries?
So, I have the native Viburnum trilobum and both native...
sujiwan_gw
Sponsored Products
Noah's Ark Block Sign Set
$19.99 | zulily
Hillsdale Ambassador 36x36 Bar Table
Beyond Stores
Blue Wave 7' Pool Table w/ Table Top MDF
Beyond Stores
Chalkboard 'Teach, Love, Inspire' Personalized Ruler
$12.99 | zulily
Child Craft Camden 4-in-1 Convertible Crib
Overstock.com
Salsbury Industries Lockers 94000 Series 38.25 in. W x 74 in. H x 18 in. D
Home Depot
GlideRite 3 inch Oil Rubbed Bronze Beaded Arch Cabinet Pulls (Pack of 10)
Overstock.com
Salsbury Industries Lockers 71000 Series 12 in. W x 78 in. H x 18 in. D Single
Home Depot
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™