Raccoons, with their distinctive “bandit” masks and agile paws, are a common sight in many parts of North America. These adaptable creatures have made homes in forests, mountains, and even bustling cities.
But while they might seem like masters of their domain, do raccoons face threats from other animals?
The answer is, “Raccoons have a variety of predators but are not a primary food source for any animal. The population of raccoon predators is dropping significantly and in some areas the greatest threats to raccoons are vehicle strikes.”
Let’s explore the world of raccoon predators!