Wild weasel wreaks havoc in Lake Riverside Estates home

A wild weasel investigates the pet carrier that will transport it out of a Lake Riverside Estates home back into the wild. Anza Valley Outlook/Courtesy photo
Michael Floyd, a homeowner at Lake Riverside Estates, had an interesting and unique experience with a normally shy and elusive wild animal recently. A weasel popped into his bathroom. “I had left the door open for the kitties, and when I went to the door to check on them, I swore I saw something flash by out of the corner of my eye but couldn’t find anything,” Floyd said. “When I walked by the bathroom, I saw my cat Anna sitting and staring at the toilet – not normal behavior for her. Upon closer inspection I found a weasel hiding between the tank and the wall.” According to DesertUSA, a website about deserts, wildlife, plants and more, the long-tailed weasel – like its taxonomic brethren, the least weasel and the short-tailed weasel – may seem as endearing as a cu
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