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Is the Ring-Tailed Cat a Member of the Raccoon Family?

The quick answer to this questions is, yes. The Ring-Tailed Cat is a mammal that is a part of the raccoon family, Procyonidae. They are scientifically known as Bassariscus astutus, and sometimes referred to as “Miner’s cat” or “Bassarisk.” Although … Continue reading

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