The animal is called an ermine specifically during the winter when its coat is pure white to match the snow around it. During the spring and summer, its coat turns a reddish brown color and is called a stoat.
Not an uncommon sight when you visit Yellowstone in the winter months. The fox and coyote will listen for a mouse or vole below the snow . and then dive down to catch their dinner. My dog does this too:)
Lemur Family – The ring-tailed lemur is a large strepsirrhine primate and the most recognized lemur due to its long, black and white ringed tail. It belongs to Lemuridae, one of five lemur families, and is the only member of the Lemur genus
Stoat – the stoat (Mustela erminea), also known as the short-tailed weasel, is a species of Mustelidae native to Eurasia and North America. The name ermine is often, but not always, used for the animal in its pure white winter fur coat.
(Vulpes lagopus) The Arctic fox, also known as the white fox, polar fox, or snow fox, is a small fox native to the Arctic regions of the Northern Hemisphere and common throughout the Arctic tundra biome. It is well adapted to living in cold environments.
magicalnaturetour: Clouded Leopard Cubs Show Mad Skills. The Clouded Leopard cubs, born at Houston Zoo on June are growing and developing their big cat skills. So far, the pair has mastered the art of being adorable! via ZooBorns