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May Scat Photo for Identification

May 18, 2010
May Scat Photo for Identification

Here are a couple pictures taken in the yard. Any ideas?

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New Scat Picture

May 8, 2010
New Scat Picture

This photo looks a bit different from other deer scat photos in that it looks like chocolate chips. I still think this is deer scat though as my Scats and Tracks of the Mid-Atlantic: A Field Guide to the Signs of Seventy Wildlife Species (Scats and Tracks Series) book says that deer scat can be…

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Scat Picture and Identification Discussion

November 23, 2009
Scat Picture and Identification Discussion

I believe this scat most likely was deposited by a black bear. However, it is interesting to note that this scat was found near the automatic camera during the same time period when the mysterious possible abominable snowman photo was taken.

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Scat Image Identification

November 2, 2009
Scat Image Identification

I photographed this scat on a recent hike at Sky Meadows State Park in Virginia. I believe the tapered end and presence of hair is consistent with fox or coyote scat. Any thoughts?

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Mysterious Scat Found Near Bedford

October 9, 2009
Mysterious Scat Found Near Bedford

Reader G.H. submitted three photos of unidentified scat. A couple of photos almost look like cow pies to me, but assuming the photographs were not taken in a field with cows, I think black bear scat is a likely possibility. Just like with humans, the appearance of animal droppings is affected by the health and…

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Scat Quiz Question

September 3, 2009
Scat Quiz Question

Can you identify animals based on their scat?  What animal deposited this scat? The correct answer will be posted soon is posted here.

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