Maybe all the activity was what brought the skunk to their home.
Carmen picked her up, watching the skunk suspiciously.
Loading it quickly, he watched the skunk from the house for a few minutes.
"It isn't the first skunk I've seen around here," Carmen said, "but it's the first time I saw one acting like that.
Oh, god, Ully, this smells like a skunk crawled into my clothes!
Katie locked herself in the bathroom, cursing Ully for the skunk perfume that clearly didn.t work.
She sniffed at it and sneezed at the familiar skunk scent before shoving it in her pocket.
Kris had assigned her a babysitter and ordered her to spray herself down with the skunk spray so she wouldn.t draw any unwanted attention.
If he didn't have some tootsie with him and I didn't know him for the skunk he is, I might have believed him.
Something was after the chickens - probably that dad-burned skunk again.
I was expecting to find a skunk, and when I saw it was only a fox, I thought ...
Another of Ully's experiments. Hopefully it's better than his demon skunk spray.
Or maybe, just my anti-demon skunk spray.
"Ully has skunk blood, and I'm an angel. You'd gag to death first," Toby said and giggled at the look that crossed the demon's face.
She had shot a few rabbits with it, and once a skunk that threatened the chickens.
To Wayne county in the south central part of Iowa, divides the state into two drainage systems. That to the E., comprising about two-thirds of the whole area, is drained by tributaries of the Mississippi, of which the Des Moines, the Skunk, the Iowa with its tributary the Cedar, and the Wapsipinicon are the largest, streams of long courses and easy fall over beds frequently pebbly in the N.
Poisonous or noxious animals usually have some special advertising attribute, sometimes the display of conspicuous coloration, as in the skunk; sometimes the emission of sound as in the rattlesnake; sometimes a combination of the two, as in the common porcupine and the large black scorpions of Africa and India.
With, however, recent experiments in brown and skunk coloured dyes, it bids fair to become a popular fur.
When dyed dark blue or skunk colour it is good-looking and is sold widely in Europe.
Skunk or Black Marten.
Other animals, more or less common, are the black-tailed deer, the jackrabbit, the badger, the skunk, the beaver, the moose and the weasel.
The wildest animals do not repose, but seek their prey now; the fox, and skunk, and rabbit, now roam the fields and woods without fear.
But sometimes it was a really noble and inspiring strain that reached these woods, and the trumpet that sings of fame, and I felt as if I could spit a Mexican with a good relish--for why should we always stand for trifles?--and looked round for a woodchuck or a skunk to exercise my chivalry upon.
Yet I rarely failed to find, even in midwinter, some warm and springly swamp where the grass and the skunk-cabbage still put forth with perennial verdure, and some hardier bird occasionally awaited the return of spring.