|Cat Name :||Mole|
|Common Name :||Star-nosed Mole|
|Scientific Name :||Condylura cristata|
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|Physical Description :||
A dark furred, round bodied rodent with short legs that end if heavy claws and a long, bald tail. The creatures face is long, and the nose ends with a collection of small growths used to sense the world around them.
|Physical Statistics :||
Length: 5 – 9 Inches (132 – 230 Millimeters)
Moles live in burrows from which they rarely emerge. This variety will swim while hunting worms and grubs, but these forays are short and never take them far from bolt-holes they can retreat into.
|Social Organization :||
Solitary; Moles live alone and only come together for mating and offspring rearing.
|Approval Level :||None; Moles are common and indicate nothing of significance.|
|Kill Difficulty :||Low;
While they have claws they are dull from digging. Moles are not fighters and not dangerous or challenging to kill.
|Training Level :||Advanced;
Because moles rarely travel far from their holes they require superb stalking skills to be captured.
|Hunting Tactic :||Ground Rodents|
|Food Quality :||High; They possess flesh rich flesh from worms and roots, and have a deep, multi-layered taste that cats rarely have the pleasure of enjoying.|