Plains Spotted Skunk, Allegheny Spotted Skunk, Appalachian Spotted Skunk, Spotted Skunk
They are much more active than any other type of skunk.
They are more likely to be active during dry cool nights rather than warm wet nights.
Size & Weight
TOTAL-LENGTH: (Males) 46.3–68.8 cm (18.2–27.1 in) (Females) 35–54.4 cm (13.8–21.4 in)
WEIGHT: (Males) 700 g (1.5 lb) (Females) 450 g (0.99 lb)
TAIL: 11 to 19 cm (4.3 to 7.5 in)
Forest edges, grasslands, rock outcrops, shrub clumps, Woody fencerows, odd areas
Eastern United States, Canada, Mexico
Small mammals, mainly rodents, young rabbits
Big cats, bobcats, owls, humans