How to Tell a Male from a Female Raccoon?

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It is not easy to tell a male raccoon from a female, because the sexes are similar in appearance. Male raccoons are 15 to 25 percent larger than female raccoons, they measure between 26 to 40 inches in length, and they do not have reproductive organs.
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1. Hold the raccoon in your hands or place it on a table. Turn the raccoon so that its head is facing away from you. 2. Lift the raccoon's tail. Identify the anus. 3. Look underneath
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1. Observe flashing lightning bugs in the wild. Males emit light while flying, while females emit light from a stationary perch or ground position. 2. Pick up a firefly very gently
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1. Check for the seahorse's coloring. Female seahorses possess vibrant or bright coloring. This might not be evident until one compares a male and female seahorse side by side. Male
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1. Determine the sex of a Society finch by its behavior. The society finch, or Lonchura domestica, is a small, domestic variety of the bird. Some of the many variations of the society
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How to Tell a Male From a Female Raccoon
Many folks find raccoons cute and interesting; however, raccoons can be aggressive when bothered and can transmit deadly diseases to both you and your animals. Raccoons can carry rabies, a potentially deadly disease, as well as canine distemper, which... More »
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