jules's picture

Badger hunt goes on

Observed: 3rd May 2010 By: jules
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
jules’s reputation in Mammals
Badger foot print

Badger foot print found in soft mud

Species interactions

No interactions present.


the naturalist man's picture

Badger print

Definitely a badger, note the large 'half-moon' shaped rear pad, dogs have triangular pads. Also the almost square overall shape and deep claw marks. However, as I've said elsewhere on iSpot most animals dig their claws in deep when walking on soft mud to stop themselves sliding.

Graham Banwell

Visit the iSpot Yorkshire forum for information on events, issues and news relating to 'God's own country'