What animal's scat?

Asked July 31, 2018, 12:42 PM EDT

Cleaning out garage in Hubbard Lake house and found this scat. Not sure what animal. Garage was closed for better part of 3 years.

Alcona County Michigan wildlife damage management wildlife

1 Response

Thank you for your question. I have asked several faculty members on campus and they have given me the response below:

This scat is degraded by time and moisture, thus more difficult to pinpoint. It is most likely a rat, as it doesn’t resemble scat of typical native species.

Thank you!