Powerful fore-ends with dark distinctive shaggy fur are much broader than hind quarters. Bison have long relatively narrow bodies. Both males and females have horns although male’s are larger. Prefer grasslands and prairie but can also be found in wooded areas in some National Parks. Usually found in groups or herds. Nomadic by nature but […]
The largest rodents in North America. Beavers have distinct rubber like tails and webbed feet resembling flippers to aide in swimming. Tracks are uncommon as tail drags over and destroys sign. Webbed prints with claws are distinctive when visible. Non-climbers. Live with others in small groups.
Medium sized animals with short-legs and huge front claws. Body is highly variable in color from gray and brown to orange and almost black and they molt their coarse fur once a year changing color further. A broad white stripe is typical from back of head to the base of the tail. Distinctive long toes […]