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Spotted Skunks Have Stinky Nipples, Just FYI - Of course everyone is familiar with the funny fellow, the skunk. Though, did you know that there were different species of skunk out there? Other than the striped skunk (the quintessential skunk which most of us think of) there is the Spotted Skunk (No, it doesn't have polka dots but the stripes are broken up, giving it a somewhat "spotty" appearance.
Spotted Skunk.Skunks (also called polecats in America) are known for their ability to spray a liquid with a strong odor. Appearances vary from black-and-white to brown or cream colored, but all have warning coloration.Skunks are omnivorous, eating both plant & animal material& changing their diets as the seasons change. They eat insects & larvae, earthworms, grubs, small rodents, lizards, salamanders, frogs, snakes, birds, moles, eggs, berries, roots, leaves, grasses, fungi, and nuts.