SK: Skunks ?????????????????

James Zimmer jazman0013 at gmail.com
Sat Apr 27 08:37:14 PDT 2013


Skunks are not in the raccoon family. Coatimundi, kinkajou and I forget which else now are related to the raccoon. I forget the family relations of the skunk at the moment. The red panda was also classified with the raccoon but I recall them changing this.

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On Apr 27, 2013, at 10:30 AM, SkunkLady2 at aol.com wrote:

> Both are mammals, but I don't believe they were ever  classified in the 
> same family.  
> 
> In the late 90s, research done by Dr.  Jerry Dragoo, University of New 
> Mexico, skunks were reclassified into their own  family.... they are no longer 
> 'related' to  weasels, etc.
> 
> Shelor Brumbeloe
> _www.skunksaspets.com_ (http://www.skunksaspets.com/)  
> 
> 
> 
> In a message dated 4/25/2013 8:44:12 A.M. Eastern Daylight Time,  
> pistgabe at yahoo.com writes:
> 
> they're  related to raccoons,  right?
> 
> 
> 
> 
> 
> In a message dated 4/26/2013 11:56:56 P.M. Eastern Daylight Time,  
> jazman0013 at gmail.com writes:
> 
> 
> Yes,  related to raccoons.
> 
> Sent from my iPhone
> 
> On Apr 25, 2013, at  8:43 AM, Gabe Heiss <pistgabe at yahoo.com> wrote:
> 
>> they're  related to raccoons, right?
>> 
>> Cheers,
>> Gabe
>> 
>> 
>> 
>>> ________________________________
>>> From: James Zimmer  <jazman0013 at gmail.com>
>>> To: Friends and fans of skunks.  <skunks at rdwarf.com> 
>>> Sent: Friday, April 19, 2013 1:35  PM
>>> Subject: Re: SK: Skunks  ?????????????????
>>> 
>>> 
>>> I became the proud dad of a kinkajou. I missed the  skunk baby time last
> year and was lucky to have found my kinkajou. Skunks are  awesome!!!
>>> 
>>> Best wishes,
>>> 
>>> James
>>> 
>>> Sent from my iPhone
>>> 
>>> On  Apr 19, 2013, at 1:22 PM, SkunkLady2 at aol.com wrote:
>>> 
>>>> HELLO?  Anybody home?  People out here are  wondering where you  are??
>>>> 
>>>> It's almost  baby season and I thought sure I'd be hearing from excited
> 
>>>> "Moms and Dads to be" by now!!!!
>>>> 
>>>> YOOOOOO HOOOOOO?
>>>> 
>>>> Shelor
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