Fisher cats can grow to around 2 feet long and weigh between 4 ?12lb; so it not a huge animal,more like a house cat size. They have avery dense dark brown fur. Foxes produce dog-like droppings that are usually pointy at one end and full of fur,feathers,tiny bones,seeds and berries.
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Is a Fisher a cat?
Despite commonly being referred to as fisher cats, a fisher is not a feline nor do they catch fish. Fishers (Martes pennanti) are the second-largest member of the weasel family found in Massachusetts, after the North American River Otter.
What does a Fisher look like?
From a distance, they can resemble a cat especially with their bushy tail. But make no mistake, a fisher is part of the weasel family. Take a good look at it face and you will see.
What does a fisher cat sound like?
Instead, the fisher’s vocalizations sound more like an agitated chuckle, Joyce said, similar to the sound a pet ferret makes, he added. Fisher cats have a reputation for having piercing screams.
What does a Fisher scat look like?
What does Fisher Scat look like? Fisher scat resembles that of a Mink but has a larger diameter. Scat is brown to black in color are twisted with tapered ends 3/8 to 5/8 of an inch in diameter folding over. Fishers are the main predators of Porcupines so evidence of quills in their scat will help in identification.