See the full episode at http://video.pbs.org/video/1139795823Jerry Dragoo shows off some cute skunk kits. Newborn skunk babies have markings on naked skin, which will later be replaced by fur in the same pattern. Skunk kits are able to spray from birth, but the resulting chemical plume is not nearly as strong as that of an adult.Is That Skunk? aired on PBS Sunday, February 28, 2010 at 8 p.m. as part of the 28th season of the Peabody and Emmy award-winning series produced by Thirteen in association with WNET.ORG for PBS. Major support provided by Canon U.S.A. Inc. For more information, visit http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/episodes/is-that-skunk/introduction/4514/?utm_source=youtube&utm_medium=pbs&utm_campaign=is_that_skunk
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