Commonly found in the wooded areas of Southwest United States and Central America. Coatimundi like to sleep in elevated areas.
The coati is a relative of the raccoon with a long, pointed muzzle, a long, bushy and ringed tail, and brown to red-brown fur.Their tails can grow to be the same length as their body. In addition to many vocal sounds, the coatimundi use their tails to communicate to each other.
Annual Cost of Care
The cost to care for this animal per year is $600.
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