Re: RARA-AVIS: raccoons

Date: 07 Nov 2007

In a message dated 11/7/07 4:21:23 PM, writes:

> The idea that raccoons are clean because they wash their food is erroneous.
> They have very small
> throats and wet their food to help them swallow.

really. and all this time I thought it was a vestigial instinct echoing back to the day when their primordial ancestors had to drown their prey before consumming them

John Lau

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