Name that animal

Discussion in 'Humor - Jokes - Games and Diversions' started by Motomom34, Oct 11, 2017.


  1. Motomom34

    Motomom34 Moderator Moderator

    This animal was caught on a wildlife camera at a National Park in Arizona. I have never seen or heard of such an animal. Can you guess what it is? Try not to google the answer.

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  3. BTPost

    BTPost Old Fart Snow Monkey Moderator

    Looks like a Big "Coon" to these eyes.... Notice the Rings, on the tail.... and the Ferret Face....
     
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  4. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner Brewery Monkey Moderator

    Ring Tailed Cat.. Like a Lemer?
     
  5. Seacowboys

    Seacowboys Senior Member Founding Member

    It's a saber-toothed stripped-tailed tiger, long thought to be extinct but fairly common at parties where Grateful Dead is played all night.
     
  6. snake6264

    snake6264 Combat flip flop douchebag

    Dinner
     
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  7. HK_User

    HK_User A Productive Monkey is a Happy Monkey Site Supporter

    Illegal alien from Mexico, often roams the SW US.

    Ring tailed cat.


    I have recorded them on my trail cameras.
     
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  8. Legion489

    Legion489 Rev. 2:19 Banned

    His name is Fred. He is a coatamundi. Also called a ringtailed cat.
     
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  9. Motomom34

    Motomom34 Moderator Moderator

    You googled that.
     
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  10. Legion489

    Legion489 Rev. 2:19 Banned

    True, otherwise I would not have known his name was Fred.
     
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  11. HK_User

    HK_User A Productive Monkey is a Happy Monkey Site Supporter

    Nope.

    They're all over Texas.
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  12. Motomom34

    Motomom34 Moderator Moderator

    I had never heard of a coatamundi. The one in the picture looks big.
     
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  13. Seacowboys

    Seacowboys Senior Member Founding Member

    They eat small children.
     
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  14. techsar

    techsar Monkey+++

    Nah, that's dingos...
     
  15. ghrit

    ghrit Bad company Administrator Founding Member

    They eat dingos? They in Oz as well as the SW?
     
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  16. HK_User

    HK_User A Productive Monkey is a Happy Monkey Site Supporter

    They are nocturnal to the extreme. I have seen only two that I can confirm for what usually happens is you see a bit of fur that can be most anything. Usually just a flick of the tail. Never seen a road kill.
     
  17. techsar

    techsar Monkey+++

    Um, no...well, I can't say if they eat dingos or not, since the coati is native to South America, whereas the dingo is in Oz. :whistle:
     
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  18. tacmotusn

    tacmotusn Mosquito Sailor Site Supporter+

    dingos be aussie vermin. I knew the animal in question by "ring tailed cat". I could not have pulled "coatamundi" out of my mind to save my life, but did recognize the name and it's association with ring tailed cat when I just read it.
     
  19. Gator 45/70

    Gator 45/70 Monkey+++

    Would make a really nice hat!
     
  20. Legion489

    Legion489 Rev. 2:19 Banned

    Never heard of them eating dingos or small children.

    I can conclusively say that eagles have NEVER carried away babies however. When working for a day care, I borrowed a few and dressed them up like a fish and rabbits (they looked so cute!) and put them out in areas where there were eagles. While some of the eagles were able to drag them along the ground for a few inches, NONE of the eagles were able to get ANY of them off the ground. Anything more than five pounds and the eagles were unable to do more than drag them, seven pounds and up and they were not able to do that. NO EAGLES WERE HARMED! Although a few looked mighty POed however!
     
  21. Altoidfishfins

    Altoidfishfins Monkey+++

    Some years ago went camping on the shore of one of Arizona's lakes. Got there late so crashed on the ground with food still in grocery bags. What a mistake!

    A family of those ringtail buggers woke me up in the middle of the night while stealing all the bread and tortillas. One was peering over the top of the cooler when I shone a flashlight in his face. When the sun came up, the campsite was strewn with tortillas in the weeds, pieces of bread everywhere.

    But by gosh, they didn't get the beer!:lol:
     
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