North American Porcupine – Information

The North American porcupine is second only to the beaver as the largest rodent native to this continent.

North American Porcupine General The North American Porcupine (Erethizon dorsatum,) is the largest species of porcupine and the only one that can be found in the United States and Canada. Within their range, they are the second largest species of rodent, aside from the beaver. Although not an aggressive animal, porcupines are equipped with a […]