Raccoon dog. So precious. And they're SKINNED ALIVE for their fur. PLEASE, GO FAUX FUR OR NO FUR!

Cruel people hunt and kill these raccoon dogs for "fashionable" UGGS and other…

The Natural World: Top Ten Mammals That Look Like Something They Arent (Part 2) Raccoon Dog - Eastern Asia

Tanuki aka Japanese Raccoon Dog The Natural World: Top Ten Mammals That Look Like Something They Arent (Part Raccoon Dog - Eastern Asia

Tanuki - Japanese Raccoon Dog, is a subspecies native to Japan. The animal has been significant in Japanese folklore since ancient times. The legendary tanuki is reputed to be mischievous and jolly, a master of disguise and shapeshifting, but somewhat gullible and absentminded. It is also a common theme in Japanese art, especially statuary.

Manufacturing companies utilizing "fake"/real fur from China: Stop the demand for skinning Raccoon dogs alive for their fur

Wikipedia: "The raccoon dog [...], also known as the magnut or tanuki, is a canid indigenous to East Asia. It is the only extant species in the genus Nyctereutes. It is considered a basal canid species, resembling ancestral forms of the family. Among the Canidae, the raccoon dog shares the habit of regularly climbing trees only with the North American gray fox, another basal species. The raccoon dog is named for its resemblance to the raccoon (Procyon lotor), to which it is not closely…

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Racoon dog (Nyctereutes procyonoides) in East Asia is a canid. It climes trees and resembles a raccoon but is not related.

images of tanuki | Animals in Japan - Dean and Sue Zemke

Tanuki (also known as the Japanese racoon dog) -- this is what you're wearing when you buy coats with fur trim. It's sometimes even labeled as faux fur. If it feels like real fur, it probably is. Please don't wear real fur.

(#48) Japanese Raccoon dog TANUKI Pottery SAKE Bottle Shigaraki yaki signed Vtg #shigaraki

(#48) Japanese Raccoon dog TANUKI Pottery SAKE Bottle Shigaraki yaki signed Vtg

(#48) Japanese Raccoon dog TANUKI Pottery SAKE Bottle Shigaraki yaki signed Vtg #shigaraki

Tanuki or Japanese raccoon dog is a subspecies of the Asian raccoon dog.

Tanuki By Iwanafish- Cropped - Japanese raccoon dog - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

18. The Raccoon Dog, or Tanuki, is a canid indigenous to East Asia.  The raccoon dog is named for its resemblance to the raccoon, to which i...

The Raccoon Dog (Nyctereutes procyonoides), or Tanuki, is a canid indigenous to East Asia. The raccoon dog is named for its resemblance to the raccoon, to which it is not closely related. They are very good climbers and regularly climb trees.

Japanese Raccoon Dog. The raccoon dog, Nyctereutes procyonoides, is indigenous to East Asia.  It is considered a basal canid species, resembling ancestral forms of the family. Among the Canidae, the raccoon dog shares the habit of regularly climbing trees only with the North American gray fox, another basal species. The raccoon dog is named for its resemblance to the raccoon (Procyon lotor), to which it is not closely related.

Japanese Raccoon Dog. The raccoon dog, Nyctereutes procyonoides, is indigenous to East Asia. It is considered a basal canid species, resembling ancestral forms of the family. Among the Canidae, the raccoon dog shares the habit of regularly climbing trees only with the North American gray fox, another basal species. The raccoon dog is named for its resemblance to the raccoon (Procyon lotor), to which it is not closely related.

Japanese Tanuki | Tanuki, or the Japanese Raccoon Dog.

So, is it a dog? Or a raccoon? If you guessed canine, you'd be right. Raccoon Dogs (also known as Tanuki) are in fact canids, through they .

Tanuki or Japanese raccoon dog: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Japanese_raccoon_dog

Tanuki (Raccoon Dog):The National Animal of Japan. Mythically, they are magical tricksters!

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