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Lives in a variety of habitat types, with a preference for moist woodland with leaf cover and logs.
This carnivore primarily eats caterpillars, grubs, slugs, and spiders, using grassy and leafy cover to hunt prey.
A small rodent with a pointed nose, long tail, and musky odor. The masked shrew is one of the smallest mammals in Maine, about 3-4 inches in length.
Owl, snakes, and weasels.
Active year-round, day and night.
Reproduction & Family Structure
Multiple litters of five to seven young per year, born anytime from March through September.