Striped Skunk

Family: Mustelidae

Size: It measures approximately 55 to 78 cm.

Longevity: It can live about 4 years.

Habitat: The striped skunk lives in grasslands, agricultural regions, suburbs, urban parks and in mixed forests.

Food: It feeds on insects, worms, eggs, fruits, nuts, etc. The garbage cans quickly give it something to eat.

Did you know that to defend itself, the Striped Skunk sprays a nauseating liquid that can reach up to 6 meters? Beware!