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Canada Lynx

Canada lynx   The Canada lynx (Lynx canadensis) is a medium-sized North American cat that ranges across Alaska, Canada and many of the contiguous United States. It is characterized by its long, dense fur, triangular ears with black tufts at the tips, and broad, snowshoe-like paws. Similar to the bobcat (L. rufus), the hindlimbs are …

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Beaver Attack In Virginia River Rehashes Talk Of “Zombie Beavers”

Beaver attack in Virginia river rehashes talk of “Zombie Beavers”   The Covington Health Department has confirmed the beaver that attacked a group on the Cowpature River was confirmed to be rabid – according to Travis Nicely, who posted about the incident on Facebook. Travis states in his public recount of events that he initially …

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Rabid Beaver Attacks Man, 7-Year-Old Daughter During Kayak Trip

Rabid Beaver Attacks Man, 7-Year-Old Daughter During Kayak Trip   PITTSBURGH (CBS News) — Dan Wherley and his 7-year-old daughter Layla were kayaking in Adams County, Pennsylvania, on Sunday, when their trip took a dark turn. A large beaver attacked their kayak and put up quite a fight, according to the dad’s Facebook post, and …

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Beavers Have Vanilla Scented Butts And More Odd Facts

Beavers Have Vanilla-Scented Butts and More Odd Facts   These famously busy rodents also aren’t always monogamous. When Calgary food writer Julie van Rosendaal was asked to change the trademarked name Beavertails for her version of that Canadian pastry, she called them “Canadian semiaquatic rodent posterior doughnuts.” Dam, girl! The story made us curious about …

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