Raccoons and other animals: Mutually wary

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Whether raccoons are entirely wild intruders or have been invited in to eat grapes at the dining room table, their presence can — and usually does — provoke a certain anxiety in their hosts.

As you see in this collection of videotaped encounters, they’re dangerously cute. In comparison, some humans are dangerously crazy: who lights birthday candles for a pet raccoon to blow out? Click below or go to the original YouTube video.

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