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Little Girl's Best Friend Is A Skunk
Offbeat  (tags: pet, skunk, little girl, friend, unusual )

- 1039 days ago -
An incredibly shy girl named Harriet Cooper in Kent, England has come out of her shell after becoming best friends with a skunk named Humbug. Harriet's parents are animal handlers who run a petting zoo that tours local schools.
Smell a Skunk in a Japanese Forest? It's Probably Just a Plant.
Offbeat  (tags: skunk, Japanese mountains, odor, Zazenso, smell, skunk-cabbage, Arum Family, unpleasant, spadix, buddhist monks, image, mizubasho, flowers )

- 2282 days ago -
Hikers in spring mountains sometimes encounter a distinctive foul odor. Natives of the United States and Canada immediately recognize this as "SKUNK!" Could it be that these odiferous animals live here in Japan?
Stinky Meets Sticky: Skunk's Head Freed From Peanut Butter Jar- VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: skunk, looking for food, peanut jar stuck on head, rescued, freed )

- 2288 days ago -
It was a sticky - and potentially stinky - rescue for a Colorado wildlife officer who pried a peanut butter jar off a skunk's head Saturday in Grand Junction.
Man Kills Self While Shooting at Skunk
Offbeat  (tags: skunk, gun, man, kills self, accident )

- 2951 days ago -
Sheriff's deputies in Box Elder County, Utah, said a man died after he accidentally shot himself while pursuing a skunk.

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