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polecat

n. a mean and deceitful person, usually male. (see also skunk, stinker.) Tell that polecat I want to talk to him.
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THIS CHARMING photograph of a polecat with its reflection in the water earned a North Wales photographer a top award.
As well as snakes, we have got several polecats and ferrets.
Lovers of wildlife will appreciate the appearance of animals and birds as diverse as Muntjac and fallow deer, woodpeckers, badgers, polecats, weasels, stoats and a variety of hawks circling overhead.
From the rugged mountain tops down to the beautiful and dramatic coastline, Simon and the team undertake some seemingly impossible challenges - successfully tracking down polecats and some leatherback turtles, the heaviest marine reptiles in the world.
If poison can't be used, send a few ferrets and polecats down the holes, they might shift them.
Felicity Aston, 27, is one of the Pink Lady PoleCats, the all-female British team that recently came sixth in the 515km Scott Dunn Polar Challenge.
The three women, called the Pink Lady PoleCats, are all in their 20s and are the first females to attempt the Polar challenge, which involves hauling sledges in temperatures down to -40C.
On stage it's like seeing four polecats in a bag, except the sounds ain't hissin' and screamin', just down right rockin'.
The area's wildlife will include creatures from polecats and watervoles (left) to all kinds of freshwater fish.
Secondarily, fluctuations in populations of Siberian polecats (Mustela eversmannii) monitored at that Asian site (Chelnokov et al.
Mr McCulloch said he was shot when he and his pal, Brian Lucas, 21, stumbled across the outbuildings as they looked for chicken wire and straw for their pet polecats.
Likewise, in point of accuracy, the famous crafty talking cats of fable turn out to be house-ferrets or polecats, apparently as common to Greek hearths as mongooses are in households of India.
Polecats are fine little creatures, as ferret fanciers will joyfully attest.