With his paddle at the ready, this raccon is making his way down stream - probably to his favorite fishing hole. This cute critter has been put in a miniature canoe with real birch bark sides. He has fur that is a nice mixture of grays, browns, and black. A traditional bandit mask. His ears are perked up and alert. Given the expert detailing on this piece, it has earned our taxidermy quality rating of Premier.
About the Raccoon
Scientific Procyon lotor
The raccoon is a medium-sized mammal native to North America. The raccoon is the largest of the procyonid family, having a body length of 40 to 70 cm and a body weight of 5 to 26 kg. Its grayish coat mostly consists of dense underfur which insulates it against cold weather.