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Name: Badger, Family Mustelidae

Description: Short-legged, heavy set mammals. Grey to brown with white line from stout to shoulder.

Location: North America, Europe, Asia

Special Features:

  • Have been known to cache and store food
  • Largest of the weasel family
  • Ferocious animal, few enemies
  • Badgers are mostly solitary animals
  • Excellent digging machines
  • Keen vision, scent, and hearing.
  • Diet: Primarily carnivorous however will eat insects and some plants.

    Neat Fact: The hair of the badger is used to make the best quality paintbrushes, and the coarse bristles were formerly used to make shaving brushes.

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