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Name: Donnie C.
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Age: 15
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Date: 6/11/2004


Question:
What mammals are venomous? I read also that they all live in Australlia is this true?


Replies:
Short tailed shrews (Blarina brevicauda) of eastern North America, subdue prey with venom. They are common but not often seen because of small size and secretive habits. As far as I know this is the only venomous mammal in North America.

J. Elliott


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