Alright. So these guys are smart. They can remember complex tasks for over three years. They also eat everything.
The name “raccoon” was adopted into English from the native Algonquian root “ahrah-koon-em,” meaning “animal that scratches with its hands”.
Alternate Names: Trash Panda Size: Body length of 16 - 28 in, body weight of 11 - 57 lb. Family: Procyonidae Habitat: Your trash can. Places you don't want it to be. Virtually everywhere (forests, country, suburbs, city). Identification: Extremely dexterous front paws, a facial "mask" of black fur around it's eyes and nose, and a ringed fuzzy tail.