Oh, god, Ully, this smells like a skunk crawled into my clothes!
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.
Another of Ully's experiments. Hopefully it's better than his demon skunk spray.
Other animals, more or less common, are the black-tailed deer, the jackrabbit, the badger, the skunk, the beaver, the moose and the weasel.
When dyed dark blue or skunk colour it is good-looking and is sold widely in Europe.
Skunk or Black Marten.
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.
Interrupta, the prairie spotted skunk or "hydrophobia cat") are found in nearly all parts of the state.
She sniffed at it and sneezed at the familiar skunk scent before shoving it in her pocket.
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.
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.
Besides these there are many useful, though commonplace, fur-bearing animals like mink, musquash, skunk, raccoon, opossum, hamster, rabbit, hares and moles, that thrive by depredations upon cultivated land.
As regards density of colour the skunk or black marten has the blackest fur, and some cats of the domestic kind, specially reared for their fur, are nearly black.
It is similar to skunk, but is much lighter in weight, softer and less full, without any disagreeable.
If it were not for its disagreeable odour, skunk would be worth much more than the usual market value, as it is naturally the blackest fur, silky in appearance and most durable.
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.
She had shot a few rabbits with it, and once a skunk that threatened the chickens.
The coati, marten, skunk and otter (Lutra paranensis) are widely distributed.
The lynx, wolverine, porcupine, skunk, hare, squirrel and mouse are met.
Pteronura) and one of the skunk; two species of bear (Ursus ornatus and U.
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.
It is the home of the Columbia black-tail deer, western raccoon, Oregon spotted skunk, Douglas red squirrel, Townsends chipmunk, tailless sewellel (Haplodcn rufus), peculiar species of pocket gophers and voles, Pacific coast forms of the great-horned, spotted, screech and pigmy owls, sooty grouse, Oregon ruffed grouse, Stellers jay, chestnutbacked chickadee and Pacific winter wren.
In British Columbia the puma or cougar, sometimes called the panther and the American lion, still frequently occurs; and in all parts the common fox and the silver fox, the lynx, beaver, otter, marten, fisher, wolverene, mink, skunk and other fur-bearing animals.
Many of the swamp sort are dyed to imitate skunk and look well.
Marten, Black.-See Skunk, below.
With, however, recent experiments in brown and skunk coloured dyes, it bids fair to become a popular fur.
Northern Ontario is still a valuable fur-bearing and hunting country, moose, caribou, fox, bear, otter, mink and skunk being found in large quantities.
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.
Or maybe, just my anti-demon skunk spray.
The black bear, wolf, catamount, wolverine, wild cat, fox, beaver, racoon, marten, sable, woodchuck, skunk, otter, mink, rabbit and squirrel are also found.
I was expecting to find a skunk, and when I saw it was only a fox, I thought ...
Labiatus), skunk (Mephitis, Spilogale and Conepatus), marten, several species of opossum (including a pigmy species of the Tres Marias islands), sloth, two species of ant-bear (Myrmecophaga tetradactylus and Cyclothurus didactylus), armadillo (Dasypus novemcinctus), a small arboreal porcupine (Synetheres mexicanus), the kinkajou (Cercoleptes caudivolvulus), three species of deer - the white-tailed Cariacus toltecus, the little black-faced brocket, Coassus rufinus, which is also found in Brazil, and the Sonora deer (Odocoileus couesi) - the Mexican bighorn (Ovis mexicanus) of Chihuahua, at least two species of hare (Lepus calotis and L.
In England, for instance, the dressing of sables, martens, foxes, otters, seals, bears, lions, tigers and leopards is first rate; while with skunk, mink, musquash, chinchillas, beavers, lambs and squirrels, the Germans show better results, particularly in the last.
Like the skunk, this animal can eject the foetid secretion of the anal glands.
Something was after the chickens - probably that dad-burned skunk again.
The sloth, armadillo, opossum, skunk and a species of fox complete the list of the more common quadrupeds so far as known, though it is certain that a careful biological survey would discover many others.
Katie locked herself in the bathroom, cursing Ully for the skunk perfume that clearly didn.t work.