Known for their sneaky habits and masked ninja-like appearance, raccoons often get a bad reputation. And that bad reputation is well-founded. If you’ve ever found one of these furry creatures rummaging through your garbage and making a mess of your yard, you know that you want to get rid of them as quickly as possible.
Understanding these creatures and their behavior can help. Continue reading our raccoon wiki to get the facts on raccoons.
1. What Are Raccoons?
The raccoon’s scientific name is Procyon lotor, and this mammal is native to North America.