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Distemper Outbreak Among St. Louis County Skunks

Officials are seeing a lot of skunks becoming ill from distemper, especially in south St. Louis County.


A raccoon infected with distemper (Photo courtesy Bi-State Wildlife Hotline)

Sharp Rise In Distemper Among St. Louis County Raccoons

Three-to-four infected animals put down per day, as opposed to usual 3-4 a month.


Centerville Mountain Lion

Live Mountain Lion Capture in Mark Twain National Forest

The big cat was turned over to conservation agents, who weighed, measured, tapped it for DNA.



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