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Desert Cottontail Sylvilagus audubonii

Track Hindprints are about 3" (75 mm) long; foreprints smaller and rounder, and placed behind paired hindprints when running, producing a distinctive set of 4 tracks.

Sign Den is often a burrow. Clipped shoots are cleanly cut on a slant; deer's are ragged at tip. Gnaws bark from base of soft-barked trees and shrubs.
Scat: Droppings are small, round pellets, usually in clusters.

 

 

 

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