new england fisher cat. not an animal I would want to run into while out with my dogs Kitty saw him first, then Tom. He was munching on one of our fish. then dove deep and didn't come to the surface as long as Tom watched.
(AP) — Citing a threat from rat poison used on illegal marijuana plantations, federal biologists on Monday proposed Endangered Species Act protection for West Coast populations of the fisher, a larger cousin of the weasel.
Saw a fisher cat in my yard the other day. She seemed to be out in search of a new home for her and her two babies. She carried each one quickly, but cautiously, across my backyard to the woods. I was in the right place at the right time to see it!