A BOOK OF INFORMATION
ABOUT FUR BEARING ANIMALS,
ENCLOSURES, HABITS, CARE,
A. R. HARDING
A. R. HARDING PUBLISHING CO.
By A. R. HARDING PUB. CO.
there has been a belief that the supply of fur-bearing
animals would soon be inadequate to the demand. This
belief is well founded and is apparent when the fact is
known that the natural haunts and homes of the
fur-producing animals are becoming less each year. The
draining of swamps and marshes is destroying the homes
and breeding places of muskrat and to a certain extent
coon and mink. The saw mill and clearing of the land is
rapidly lessening the natural resorts of coon, bear,
wild cat and opossum in the South and Central States,
while in the North, marten, fisher and lynx are being
deprived of their natural homes.....................