These baby raccoons, better known as “kits” were rescued when McCullough’s Tree service needed to take down a tree that had become a hazard. These tiny tots were relocated to a safe place in the area, out of harm’s way.
Why would we take the time to do it, because every species of wildlife has a purpose, that’s why! Raccoons are beneficial to humans because of their consumption of pesky insects and mice, their aesthetic qualities, and their fur.
It’s important to understand that a wild animal is just that, wild, so you shouldn’t handle them unless absolutely necessary. These little guys did not put up a fuss, they were happy to be safe