Critter Clues

From the March/April 2022 issue of Kind News magazine

Photo of a furry white and reddish mammal in the snow
  • 1
    Clue #1
    I have amazing hearing. I can hear quiet sounds from 40 yards away!
  • 2
    Clue #2
    When I hunt for food and when I sleep, I stay solitary, or by myself, instead of in a pack.
  • 3
    Clue #3
    I have a keen sense of smell—I can even smell food that is underground!
  • 4
    Clue #4
    My babies are called “pups” or “kits.”
  • 5
    Clue #5
    When I hunt, I hunt like a cat and pounce on my prey.
  • 6
    Clue #6
    I run very fast—up to 30 miles per hour!
  • 7
    Clue #7
    Since I am nocturnal, I am most active at nighttime.
  • 8
    Clue #8
    I am often playful with others of my kind, and sometimes even with different animals!

Take the quiz below to see if you can guess the answer!