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Don't mess with the prickly porcupine

Starjournalnow - Apr 14, 2017
A full grown adult porcupine can reach 30 inches long and weigh 30 pounds. There are 27 varieties of porcupine located around the world. In Wisconsin, we only have one porcupine species—the North American porcupine. The North American porcupine is ...

Snake encounters porcupine, leaves stuck with hundreds of quills

KUTV 2News - Apr 10, 2017
(KUTV) A video of a boa constrictor is going viral after the reptile appears to have lost a battle with a porcupine. The video from Brazil depicts the visibly aggressive snake adorning hundreds of porcupine quills.

Popular porcupine in sharp need of an MRI

The San Diego Union-Tribune - Mar 23, 2017
But Penelopea is definitely a “people porcupine.” “She has the sweetest personality and she's so gentle,” said Wright, while holding the docile Penelopea on Thursday morning. Penelopea arrived at the ranch from another zoological center when she was 6 ...

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Porcupine books

Ereth's Birthday

by: Avi

Erethizon Dorsatum—better known as Ereth, the self-centered, foul-tempered old porcupine—is having a birthday. And he fully expects his best friend Poppy, a deer mouse, to help him celebrate in a grand manner. But Poppy has gone off somewhere with her husband, Rye, and it appears she has forgotten all about it. "Belching Beavers," says Ereth, "I am not angry!" (Though, perhaps he is—and more than just a little.)

Ereth knows his special occasion deserves a special treat—even if he has to get it for himself.
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How to Hug a Porcupine: Easy Ways to Love the Difficult People in Your Life

How to Love the Difficult People in Your Life

Most of us know someone who, for whatever reason, always seems to cause problems, irritate others, or incite conflict. Often, these people are a part of our daily lives. The truth is that these trouble makers haven’t necessarily asked to be this way.

Sometimes we need to learn new approaches to deal with people who are harder to get along with or love.

How to Hug a Porcupine: Easy Ways to Love Difficult People in Your Life.
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How Do You Hug a Porcupine?

by: Laurie Isop
The third book in the General Mills Spoonful of Stories series!

Can you imagine hugging a porcupine? Sure, it's easy to picture hugging a bunny or even a billy goat, but where would you begin to try to hug a porcupine?

After seeing all his friends hug their favorite animals, one brave boy works up the courage to hug a porcupine, but the porcupine isn't so sure he wants to be hugged!

The latest contest winner Laurie Isop and illustrator Gwen Millward aren't afraid to ask the pointed questions!
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Poppy and Ereth

by: Avi

Has Ereth lost Poppy forever?

Poppy, a deer mouse, has spent the long winter curled up inside her tree snag home in Dimwood Forest. When the ground thaws and life returns to the woods, Poppy sets out in search of excitement. Suddenly, swooped up by Luci the bat, Poppy is flying high over the forest. Meanwhile, Poppy’s best friend, Ereth the grumbling porcupine, who was with Poppy when she vanished, is convinced that she has died. He sets out to give her the best funeral ever. Can Poppy find her way out of the bats’ cave to set Ereth straight and return home after the adventure of a lifetime?.
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Porcupine videos

YIKES! Quilled by a Porcupine!

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Tiny Porcupine LOVES Treats!

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Porcupine vs Leopard. Porcupine Hits Back With Quills

Porcupines use quills that cover their backs and tails to protect themselves, and these quills are mixed in with their regular hair. When threatened, porcupines ...


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Three Dogs Encountered Porcupine, Outcome Was As Bad You'd Expect

GoFundMe page: https://www.gofundme.com/dy7a4txw Three dogs encountered a porcupine, resulting in multiple serious injuries and a massive hospital bill for ...