How Do Raccoons Mark Their Territory?
Raccoons may look like cute, furry little bandits, but they are extremely territorial and can be aggressive when threatened. These creatures are typically solitary, and they frequently mark their territory to deter other raccoons. If a raccoon thinks of your backyard as part of its territory, you may start to notice strong smells from where the creature is marking its territory to deter other raccoons. Here's what you need to know about how a raccoon marks its territory.