The little guy was freed from the machine after the snack caper gone wrong.
The heroism of Indiana's South Bend Fire Department caught the attention of Mayor Pete Buttigieg.
The interloper, now named Fred, has taken up with the seven raccoon residents at Germany's Heidelberg Zoo.
At least one of the raccoons likely had distemper, a serious viral illness.
“It seems this little guy has been eating a little too well."
It happened at a newspaper office, which means this is one extremely well-documented animal rescue.
I drove to a national park with my husband for a nature-filled retreat this summer. The drive was long and the hour twilight. The roads were gray and shadowed, trees forming triangular apparitions on either side.
When Loki the raccoon was just a baby, Kat Wagg found him abandoned and extremely sick.
Many of us grew up being told raccoons definitely have rabies when they are seen during the day. However, a raccoon that's active during the day is not necessarily sick or dangerous.
I'm in the midst of a personal "inconvenient" situation on the road to more-or-less permanent improvement -- an improvement which is also, not coincidentally, a tiny drop in the ocean of changes we need for a healthy planet.
This little guy will get the hang of it eventually. "Mom, you're embarrassing me!" he probably said, helplessly clutched
"I snapped a lucky picture right when the gator slipped into the water and before the raccoon jumped off and scurried away
I understand raccoons need to eat too, just not my chickens. I can't argue with nature, but I can keep my pets safe. Although their suburban yard is large, they have limited space to run and hid for cover. They are trapped.
A constant companion, a dog bears witness to your life and history without judgement. So when our middle dog, 13-year-old dog Tia passed away suddenly, last week of an apparent stroke due to a blood clot, it caught us by surprise.
According to a report by The Daily Camera, the witness said he could hear the raccoons "screaming and moaning" and yelled
James Pace Sr. of New Haven told police Saturday evening that he armed himself with a .22 caliber rifle and waited for the