Mink – “Neovison vison”

“Milo”, the Mink is a brown mink. He looks great around the creek bottoms, diving into the water, surfacing around fallen trees and rocks, pulling himself from the water, his wet coat glistening in the sun. He can also be filmed on rocky outcrops or diving in and out of the deep snow.

Quick Bites

Mink have a long slender body which is around 30 to 55cms long. They have short webbed legs which make them an excellent swimmer. They have a long tail and its tail itself comprises of one third of its body. It has thick glossy hair usually brown to black in color throughout its body and a patch of white under the chin and throat. The soft furs of the minks are covered with waterproof oily hair.