The bushy-tailed mongoose's 9.1-inch tail helps it balance. Yellowish-brown to greyish, with a rounded head and small ears. These animals live in eastern Africa's lowlands.
Long tails balance and warm red pandas. These Himalayan animals walk on trees and cliffs. Since they don't hibernate, their bushy tails keep them warm.
Anteaters have long snouts, tongues, and foreclaws. 6 to 49 inches length with 7 to 35 inch tails. Bushy tails serve as sunshades and comforters.
Long-tailed chinchillas have 9-14-inch bodies and 3-6-inch tails. Hop, jump, and run on tails. Their colonies are hostile, and they growl and talk.
North American coyotes are canines. They're not like other dogs. They don't wag or sprint with their tails erect. Their smell glands on their tails assist them hunt.
Raccoons are recognised for their black "mask" and trash-digging. Omnivores, they eat nearly anything. Urban raccoons are common. They occasionally wash their food.
The Persian cat's tail is fluffy. Flat-faced cats with long tails. Reddish-brown, cream, black, grey, and white are common colours. Their tails balance and communicate.
Ring-tailed lemurs have banded tails. Grey, eye-patched monsters. Tails propel lemurs. Tails help keep them together. Balance and communicate.