Weasels have sinuous gliding or bounding motion leaving paired tracks.
Size of Front Feet 3/4 X 1 inch
Toe Pad Marks on Hind Feet 4 toe pads showing
Claw Marks will be see on occasion.
Nuisance Concerns: Weasels target small prey and will leave puncture wounds on neck and head; May kill wild birds, poultry and their eggs, pocket gophers, voles and mice. Long-tailed weasel may also kill rabbits. Many poultry may be killed in one night with only heads eaten.
Rodent prey may be eaten through hole made in back or side of neck. Often puncture wounds from weasel canine teeth are found at base of skull in prey. Egg Depredation Signs 1/2 to 3/4 inch hole eaten in end of egg and contents removed.