for these fun facts
- Raccoons have been around for 40,000 years.
- Raccoons migrated north by adapting to new environments and can now be found as far north as Alaska!
- Raccoons are small, have sensitive hands and can eat just about anything, making them ideal for urban life.
- Raccoons love life in the big city! Today there are 20 times more raccoons in cities than there were 70 years ago.
- Toronto is the raccoon capital of the world. Fifty times more raccoons live there than in the surrounding countryside.
- Raccoons’ hands have a bunch of nerves that are like taste buds sending information to the brain.
- Raccoons use up to 20 den sites at a time, from sheds to sewers.
- In the city, raccoon territories average around three square blocks. They prefer backyards to parks.
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