edited: Tuesday, December 18, 2007
By Jane A. White
Rated "G" by the Author.
Posted: Tuesday, December 18, 2007
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Renegade raccoons wreak havoc around the homestead.
For the third night in a row, the creature crept across the yard. Slowly easing toward its target, the marauder hugged the shadows making its way into the backyard. Beside the porch, my husband stood silent, shotgun braced against his shoulder waiting, waiting for the bandit to show its face.
They are cute, cuddly, mischievous and one of the most intelligent of wild animals. They also can be aggressive, vicious and destructive. Every year, more nuisance calls are received by wildlife control agencies for problems with raccoons than for any other animal.