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Old 09-08-2009, 06:39 PM
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Can anyone tell me what the heck this thing is. I checked my camera yesterday and found a picture of this critter. Im not 100% sure what it is. It kinda looks like a badger but I have never seen one around west central Illinois before. What do you guys think?
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Old 09-08-2009, 06:47 PM
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Almost looks like a badger. Don't know if you have those there.
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Old 09-08-2009, 06:51 PM
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It really looks like a pug dog or a little pig. Not a badger though
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Old 09-08-2009, 06:52 PM
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Agree with the Badger.
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Old 09-08-2009, 06:56 PM
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My guess is badger
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Old 09-08-2009, 06:57 PM
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I'd say badger, or is that unheard of in your state?
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Old 09-08-2009, 06:57 PM
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Badger or Ground HOG
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Old 09-08-2009, 07:07 PM
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those are called groundhogs in my neighborhood..
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Old 09-08-2009, 07:15 PM
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Originally Posted by fingerz42 View Post
those are called groundhogs in my neighborhood..
That could well be a big azz groundhog.
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Old 09-08-2009, 07:32 PM
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That is a groudhog, they can look pretty big when they flatten out on the ground.

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