Mammals of North Carolina:
their Distribution and Abundance

Mitchell County

Mustela frenataLong-tailed Weasel2015-05-12Melissa Dicker1Approx. 11:45 PM, walked outside to find light brown to beige weasel with long tail running past back deck close to brush. Animal bounded down steep hillside into brush. Body was approximately 24", with a long tail, and lithe. Animal moved very quickly with a bouncing pattern. - Hawk's View House on Ashland Mountain Road, off of Wing Rd, Bakersville, NC05_Sight
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