Can Baby Skunks Spray?

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Yes baby skunks can spray. Baby skunks are born with the gland that is ready to be used when they are born. Spraying is actually an instinctive and not learned behavior kind of like babies crying when they are hungry.
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1. Don't startle the baby skunk. If you find yourself near it, move away from it as slowly and cautiously as possible. If someone's with you, use only soothing, soft tones when speaking
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Skunks have their scent gland from the day they are born, and can spray when they are only 8 days old. Skunks will warn you when they are about to spray. First they face you with
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1. Do. not. run water over your dog. This only increases the stink, and if the dog has dry, or cracked skin, the spray can get into his or her skin, and cause burning. This also can
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The skunks scent gland mature in less than a month from birth. They can spray of fluid smelling liquid less than 4 weeks of age.
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Yes, baby skunks can very much spray from the day they are born. If for some reason you happen to ever get sprayed by one, a tomato or oatmeal bath is the way to go to get rid of the smell.
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