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    • Procyon lotor
    • Procyon gloveralleni
    • Procyon insularis
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    • Procyon minor
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    • northern raccoon
    • Common Raccoon
    • Raccoon
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Recent observations

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What

Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

gyrrlfalcon

Date

July 10, 2014 05:27 PM PDT

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What

Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

milopyne

Date

July 4, 2014 09:37 PM EDT

Description

This is not the actual racoon i saw, but a stuffed one at the Festival for the Eno!

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No photos or sounds

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Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

hy324

Date

July 8, 2014 11:55 AM MDT

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No photos or sounds

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Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

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hy324

Date

July 8, 2014 10:57 AM MDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

chris_hass

Date

July 3, 2014 09:11 AM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

ktpdx

Date

July 7, 2014 09:13 PM PDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

3-year old grandma (named R.K.) of the baby brings her daughter's baby up to our deck to eat the cat food.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

eastern raccoon Procyon lotor ssp. lotor

Observer

brmitchell

Date

July 7, 2014 01:35 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

hy324

Date

July 4, 2014 08:15 AM MDT

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No photos or sounds

What

Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

hy324

Date

July 3, 2014 07:24 PM MDT

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No photos or sounds

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Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

hy324

Date

July 3, 2014 07:15 PM MDT

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No photos or sounds

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Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

hy324

Date

July 3, 2014 05:44 PM MDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Common Raccoon Procyon lotor

Observer

hy324

Date

July 3, 2014 06:00 PM MDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The raccoon (i/ræˈkuːn/, Procyon lotor), sometimes spelled racoon, also known as the common raccoon,North American raccoon,northern raccoon and colloquially as coon, is a medium-sized mammal native to North America. The raccoon is the largest of the procyonid family, having a body length of 40 to 70 cm (16 to 28 in) and a body weight of 3.5 to 9 kg (8 to 20 lb). Its grayish coat mostly consists of dense underfur which insulates against cold weather. Two of the raccoon's most distinctive features are its extremely dexterous...

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