Otter or pine marten?

Discussion in 'Michigan Trapping and Varmint Hunting' started by Whitetail Freak, Mar 20, 2018.

  1. Whitetail Freak

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    Just found out we have a few pine marten in the area. Otter very abundant.
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  3. koditten

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    Red fox as well.
     
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  4. FREEPOP

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    Leg length is what drives my guess
     
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  5. Whitetail Freak

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    Lol yup I think u right
     
  6. FREEPOP

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    Red fox from my cam

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  7. Whitetail Freak

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    I have a lot of fox pics. My neighbor sent it to me tonight and it's been a long day in Florida. Just have marten stuck in my head. Thanks guys
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    The hind feet are the giveaway they are larger than a red fox though the Martens are much smaller .This pic was taken a few weeks ago
     
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    My guess is a red fox I have similar pics from my trail cam that I know we're fox.


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    Otters are fairly amusing to see on dry land, you wouldn't soon forget that sight. Quite unique, though still not as funny as a Beaver waddling along out of the water.
     
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    How do beavers even walk?
     
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  13. DirtySteve

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    Sometimes they attack too. Not sure if you guys remember this story but the guy actually died. Got him in an artery.

     
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