How to Identify Animal Hair?

Answer There are three types of hair commonly found on animals. Vibrissa hairs are the tactile and sensitive whiskers that can be found on mammals. Bristle hairs are the coarse bristles that act as a prot... Read More »

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How Do I Identify Opossum Animal Tracks?

Opossums are the only marsupial in North America, giving them easily distinguishable tracks. Their paws are shaped unlike any other mammal in North America. However, it is important to find clear t... Read More »

How to Identify Wild Animal Droppings?

When you're walking in the woods, you might come across animal droppings, or scat. You can tell a wide variety of things about the animal that left it, and even identify the animal if you understan... Read More »

How to Identify Animal Tracks in Finland?

Finland is located in Northern Europe and is bordered by Sweden, Norway, Russia and Estonia. It consists of thousands of lakes and islands and diverse flora and fauna. According to Finland's offic... Read More »

How to Identify North American Animal Tracks?

With hundreds of animal species stalking though the forests, deserts and plains of North America, identifying animal tracks can be a difficult venture. Every animal species, from birds to mammals, ... Read More »