Raccoons live in wooded areas and neighborhoods.
When you see the black mask and striped tail of this medium-sized mammal, you know you’ve spotted a raccoon. These nocturnal omnivores are clever and adaptive.
Learn to identify, prevent, and control raccoon damage on your Missouri property.
This video provides helpful tips about raccoon and opossum damage control.
MDC protects and manages Missouri's fish, forest, and wildlife resources. We also facilitate your participation in resource-management activities, and we provide opportunities for you to use, enjoy and learn about nature.