Chester’s Critter Cam: Coatimundi

Published 2:26 pm Wednesday, May 13, 2015

What looks like a cross between a coon and a red panda?
If you said “coatimundi” you would be correct.
“Coatis” as they are often called are unique creatures that are common in Mexico through South America but also show up in deep South Texas. Known for their ability to thrive in a variety of environments, they are a truly unique creature.
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