Are There Different Types of Raccoons?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 28, 2020 3:24:08 PM ET
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There are seven different species of raccoons, including the North American raccoon, the most common member of the raccoon family. The distinctive masked face of this raccoon species is seen in the wild from north of Canada to South America.

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