Similar to Minks in size, with light brown, yellow and white coloration and distinct black feet. Black rings also appear around eyes and tip of tail. Although once common, today they are very rare in the wild and endangered, only three wild populations are known to exist.
A medium sized weasel with a long slim body with small head, small ears and hair covered, black-tipped tail that is about one third of the body length. Can be difficult to tell apart from Long-Tailed Weasels. Color changes with the season for camouflage. Habitat varies and they can be found up to elevations of […]
Long thin weasel that changes color seasonally from dark brown to white in the winter. Thin body allows these animals to follow prey into small openings where they wrap their body around prey and then bite to kill. Typically found in meadows, swamps and fields. Uncommon in heavily wooded areas.
Member of the weasel family that with a longer tail and larger body than Ermines and Least Weasels. Also can be difficult to differentiate from short-tailed weasels but they usually have black tip on end of slightly longer tails. They are rare and less common than both Ermines and Least Weasels in spite of having […]