Author 'Nicoledesplat' (Id 220904 ) : We all know the cat raccoon... but the 'Raccoon Dog' (Nyctereutes procyonoïdes), may-be no
This dog is native to Asia, this mammal canid carnivore extent of 80 to 110 cm, tail 15 to 25cm and a weight ranging from 4 to 10kg, in captivity it is estimated his life expectancy to about 14 years old.
Its habitat is always near water and trees, berries, deciduous forests, coniferous forests and fields.
It feeds on insects, small rodents, amphibians, birds, eggs, fish, and reptiles.
The female has only one litter per year in the spring, are born 5 to 7 puppies after a gestation period of 59 to 64 days.
I found this adorable doggie at the Zoo of Pont Scorff in Morbihan.