Oh, god, Ully, this smells like a skunk crawled into my clothes!
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.
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.
When dyed dark blue or skunk colour it is good-looking and is sold widely in Europe.
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.
interrupta, the prairie spotted skunk or "hydrophobia cat") are found in nearly all parts of the state.
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.
Carmen picked her up, watching the skunk suspiciously.
She sniffed at it and sneezed at the familiar skunk scent before shoving it in her pocket.
pteronura) and one of the skunk; two species of bear (Ursus ornatus and U.
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.
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.
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.
Marten, Black.-See Skunk, below.
Loading it quickly, he watched the skunk from the house for a few minutes.
I was expecting to find a skunk, and when I saw it was only a fox, I thought ...
Northern Ontario is still a valuable fur-bearing and hunting country, moose, caribou, fox, bear, otter, mink and skunk being found in large quantities.
Many of the swamp sort are dyed to imitate skunk and look well.
Or maybe, just my anti-demon skunk spray.
With, however, recent experiments in brown and skunk coloured dyes, it bids fair to become a popular fur.
The lynx, wolverine, porcupine, skunk, hare, squirrel and mouse are met.
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.
"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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Katie locked herself in the bathroom, cursing Ully for the skunk perfume that clearly didn.t work.
The black bear, wolf, catamount, wolverine, wild cat, fox, beaver, racoon, marten, sable, woodchuck, skunk, otter, mink, rabbit and squirrel are also found.
Destiny immediately followed her command, looking back at the skunk.
"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.
Are you sure it isn't a skunk?
In common with the other animals of the genus, it has a very peculiar and disagreeable effluvium, which, according to Dr Coues, is more powerful, penetrating and lasting than that of any animal of the country except the skunk.
Maybe all the activity was what brought the skunk to their home.
"There's a skunk out in the garden," she plunged in as soon as he answered the phone, "and it's acting strange."
The skunk had a conspicuous spinal stripe.
Year by year skunk cabbage becomes more deeply anchored in the ground.
But in contrast to skunk cabbage, you can easily pull a wild calla out of the soil.
We also told how she nearly blacked out after smoking super-strength skunk cannabis in another drugs binge in Ibiza last month.
You smell like a skunk soaking in sardine nectar for a week.
skunk cabbage, you can easily pull a wild calla out of the soil.
While there is little research so far, it is likely that using skunk carries a higher risk of causing mental illness.
Have you been smoking too much skunk or eating too many hash cakes?
If you have no chance of avoiding the skunk, strive to avoid the double skunk!
The original hybrids, including skunk itself, are believed to have originated in the USA.
By this time we also had a pet skunk which is not native to Alaska.
Recently, stronger types of herbal cannabis have become available with names like northern lights and super skunk.
That he's just trying to slip a dead skunk into the tumble drier.
skunk cabbage becomes more deeply anchored in the ground.
skunk cannabis This is a strong form of herbal cannabis.
skunk rock ' - that lasted about three weeks and then it was ' political ' .
skunk stripe " .
skunk plant we saw.
The name skunk itself points to a USA connection (being so-called because of the pungent odor it emits while growing ).
Evans clubs the prostrate Irving with this book; [Mr Irving's] website depicts the Professor as a cartoon skunk.
There was a baby skunk lying at the side of the road, and she got out to see if it was still alive.
skunk in the road and a crushed viola in the road?
smell like a skunk soaking in sardine nectar for a week.
Then there's the skunk, nobody seems to think twice about building a spliff.
If you have no chance of avoiding the skunk, strive to avoid the double skunk !
That he 's just trying to slip a dead skunk into the tumble drier.
Skunk cannabis This is a strong form of herbal cannabis.
NME called us ' skunk rock ' - that lasted about three weeks and then it was ' political '.
Clothing manufacture Banking facilities for sporran manufacturer that imported from Canada wild fox, raccoon and skunk fur.
Fit mudguards too, so that if the road is wet you do n't get sprayed with the characteristic " skunk stripe ".
There we managed to get over the wall without the dog eating us and grab the first skunk plant we saw.
The name Skunk itself points to a USA connection (being so-called because of the pungent odor it emits while growing).
Evans clubs the prostrate Irving with this book; [ Mr Irving 's] website depicts the Professor as a cartoon skunk.
What 's the difference between a dead skunk in the road and a crushed viola in the road?
Then there 's the skunk, nobody seems to think twice about building a spliff.
When being approached by a predator, a skunk has a short reaction time before it sprays.
If your dog has ever encountered a skunk, you'll appreciate this tip from dog expert Wendy Nan Rees.
This was because she had just seen a skunk run by her, and she was now concerned because of two things.
One being rabies (because most skunks are not out during the day), and the other is being sprayed by this mysterious skunk.
I asked if she was sure she saw this skunk.
Ruthie said, "Yes Wendy, I think I know what a skunk looks like.
What I didn't realize was that Ruthie was looking for where the skunk gone, and her phone was too far from the power base for the signal to reach it.
I had hoped the skunk did not want to see her as much as she did not want to see him.
It was not until she was safely back away from the area where she saw the skunk and was laughing (because I am panicking) that she told me what she saw.
Seeing a wild skunk during day is a rare sighting because these animal are known to be nocturnal, but there is the rare occasional that a skunk will come out during the day to get food.
As for bathing to eliminate skunk odor, people used to say bathe the dog in tomato juice, but today they have come a long way.
This usually will do the trick to take the skunk odor away.
You can now buy a commercial product to take the skunk odor away, but why buy it when you can make your own and save the money?
Note: Keep in mind that, while peroxide will help remove the skunk odor, it will also lighten your dog's coat color.
Everything worked out fine for Ruthie, and the skunk is fine.
Since the park area is so large, guests may run into the occasional raccoon, skunk or coyote.
The walls are covered with mounted stuffed raccoon, skunk, sheep and elk and the decor is full of rustic charm.
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