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I Had a Skunk Encounter

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    A Very Fragrant Night Indeed!

    The last two times I went to my usual skunk habitats by the lake, I was saddened to find myself walking around for 2-3+ hours never to find any sign of skunks. I was nearly completely resigned to just finding another location. I scouted another lake tonight to also come up short...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 1 Response Jan 28, 2013

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    A Long But Satisfying Skunk-seeking Tonight.

    I'd been psyching myself up a lot for the trip to the lake tonight, knowing I have 2 days in a row off for work just in case the odor should cling slightly. When I finally drove out there however and looked around, it took a very long while to even run across any skunks...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 2 Responses May 15, 2012

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    I finally got him. Tonight is a night ill

    remember. i finally got some genuine skunk stink to sample. At around 9:30 i saw the skunk so i rushed downstairs but he evaded me. " Not again" i thought. I was about to head backup stairs when i saw the skunk again and this time it brought a friend, "twice the odds" i thought...
    lifty4ever lifty4ever 16-17, M 2 Responses Sep 2, 2014

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    Skunktember Lake Visit, Heavy Spraying!

    Just got back from another fun little trip to the lake. Sorry I hadn't had one in a few months but there was a major setback: My Space Bags full of sprayed clothing and skunk-seeking equipment seem to been lost in my most recent move (despite my best efforts to ensure their...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 3 Responses Sep 16, 2012

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    Hi my name is Zoe and I'm 16

    and I came to this site to share my skunk adventures. My first one started in 7th grade when i accidentally grabbed a skunk instead of a soccer ball. It sprayed me BUT I LOVED IT. The smell was incredible. Then in 8th grade, my friends Morgan, Heather and I went looking for...
    ZoeSkunk ZoeSkunk 16-17, F 3 Responses Dec 26, 2014

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    Being a skunk spray lover can be socially

    difficult. Especially since you need to find skunks out in public someplace, somewhere, and when sprayed need to find a way home, or to clean up before getting home. There is also the thrill of being sprayed, like being marked with scent that sticks to you for weeks if untreated...
    bungeeskunk bungeeskunk 41-45, M 1 Response May 1

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    Another Fun Night At The Lake.

    Hello my fellow skunk-sniffing readers,I got dressed in my previously-sprayed clothing last night with the full intent of going to my favorite skunk-inhabited lakeside park for a perfuming. Arriving shortly after dusk, I wandered for about an hour, luck seeming to be with me on...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 2 Responses Apr 23, 2012

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    HIT POST AGAIN!!! Anyway,

    it was complete chaos as everybody was absolutely DRENCHED in skunk spray. We went back to the campsite defeated. Nobody sat with us for the rest of the year calling us the Skunk Gals. But my story doesn't end yet. This one was just me and Mia again. I think Mia has like a...
    Sabrina854 Sabrina854 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 28, 2014

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    I've Had a Bunch of Them

    I have been surrounded by them once on a construction site. Had to be 30 to 40 of them babies and all. I had been sent there on a call for suspicious activity on one of the houses under construction. I had gotten out of my patrol car and walked into the site to be utterly...
    dasmuggler dasmuggler 36-40, M 2 Responses Feb 6, 2009

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    A night of beautiful perfuming

    before the storm. I planned this chase out better than most, having donated plasma Tuesday morning and having Wednesday off work so that I could successfully stink for a whole day afterward and have nothing to do that required hanging around people on my day off, so no one could...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 2 Responses Jul 9, 2014

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    Shared A Heavy Skunking

    Hello fellow skunk scent lovers, got another fun story for you! :) Last night fellow EP user "ahatguy" and myself suited up in pre-sprayed or non-fitting, old clothing and went out to the same park I was sprayed at in previous encounters. We didn't have to wait long before a nice...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 4 Responses Nov 13, 2011

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    This is my final story.

    On November 6th, 2013, I had just moved to the outskirts of Flint MI, into an older house, less than a month ago. Skunkry and Cologne were sleeping in their room. (Yes they had a room to themselves, perfectly skunk friendly, no outlets or anything.) When my house caught fire...
    Jaxskunk Jaxskunk 22-25, M 3 Responses May 11, 2014

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    Penelope, Sweet Penelope.

    I got to the lake a little late since I worked until about 9:40 and had to head home. Still, 11 p.m. or so isn't too bad a time to arrive for skunk-chasing, all things considered. I saw a lot of feral cats gathered near the park patrol station, since some guy in an SUV was...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 1 Response Jun 23, 2014

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    I Am A Fox That Love Skunk And There Smell

    On may 8 2010 I was walking home from my 21 bday when i smell something in the air. Then i look down and there was a skunk eating i walk up to it and pick it up but got spray trying to lick it ***. I was able to lick the skunk *** but it keep spraying me he got a way because i...
    firefoxskunklover firefoxskunklover 22-25 3 Responses Dec 17, 2012

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    Skunkry And Cologne

    Well, I went to get my pet skunks today. Both male, hooded, and not deskunked, but fixed. They're housebroken, and trained to obay two commands other than the basic sit and stay, by the breeder. The commands are some weird language, and tell them either to spray the user or who...
    Jaxskunk Jaxskunk 22-25, M 6 Responses May 11, 2013

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    Ending Skunktember This Year In Proper Style!

    I suited up and cruised on down to the lake at about 2:30 a.m., and already saw a lovely mostly bold-white striped skunk as I pulled in to the parking space. Unfortunately, the little stinker was alerted to my presence by the inevitable sounds my car door made as I opened and...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M Sep 29, 2013

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    Reeking Quite Sweetly This Time!

    After my skunking Saturday night, I couldn't help but notice I didn't seem very well sprayed on my skin. I would be very pungent indeed when wearing my sprayed clothing, but not all that strong otherwise (more of a "burnt tire" smell, it seemed). I suspected this meant I didn't...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M Sep 4, 2013

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    Here Kitty Kitty

    THis morning I was heading off the front porch to wait for hubby in the truck. It was still dark out. I see a critter waddling toward me. Hmm, which of my cats is that coming to me? I look over to the cat bowl where all three of our cats are accounted for and contentedly eating...
    emerald emerald 36-40, F 6 Responses Oct 10, 2011

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    Soaking in sweet skunky bliss.

    I'm so very glad I won the coin toss tonight (for those new, I flip a coin 9 times and if a majority are heads it's a yes). I'd been aching, craving a good, old fashioned skunking, and I was feeling especially greedy tonight as I pedaled down to the lake. I planned to meet a good...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 2 Responses Apr 17

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    Careless skunkseeking leads to bites.

    This time I was very reckless and I paid dearly for it. Since I won the coin toss I usually take to determine my fortune for the night if I go skunk-chasing, I decided to go for it, since the weather has been improving considerably as long as you leave early enough at night and...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 25, 2014

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    Multiple Skunkings, Enjoyed Each One!

    Well first off, a bit of a confession. I, like some of the other users posting stories in this group, *really* enjoy the scent of skunk. It's rich and pungent, very musky, and so what if it's also sulfurous? There's far worse stinks out there (rotting flesh, diesel fuel from a...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 6 Responses Aug 25, 2011

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    Another intense misting tonight.

    I headed up to the lake late, since I was debating in my mind whether to go for it or not, being that I have a job interview tomorrow at 3 p.m. and can't exactly afford to stink. I finally flipped the coin and won on two separate sessions so I let fate decide it. I suited up and...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 1 Response May 9, 2014

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    Refreshed by the little perfumers.

    I'd already begun to seriously miss max-strength, fresh-sprayed skunk enough that when the opportunity came to get my other pillowcase scented, I flipped the coin for a lake trip. Surprisingly, I won the toss by 1 out of 3 in the third round. I still hesitated to go get sprayed...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 16, 2014

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    Another One

    I also use to assist the Wildlife Rescue service and got quite good at never getting sprayed. The only time I did was when a young newbie showed up to collect the animal. She had never dealt with skunks before and didn't know just how to transport them. She had in her haste to...
    dasmuggler dasmuggler 36-40, M 3 Responses Feb 6, 2009

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    A Very Skunky Sneekout!

    First time getting sprayed by a skunk was a great joke-expieriance. I don't know if my age was fixed, but I'm 13! I was at my family's cabin three days ago, and around 10 P.M. I start smelling the wonderful fragrence. I tell mom I'm going to bed. Instead I go to my room, throw...
    Youthskunky Youthskunky 13-15, M 3 Responses Aug 24, 2013

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    A Mid-Autumn's Skunking

    I went to the lake tonight since I'd been putting it off for a very long time and finally caved to peer pressure from fellow skunk scent lovers. I do have to go into orientation for my job on Friday night so I can't exactly stay skunky, which is a shame, but even so...Anyway I...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 1 Response Oct 23, 2013

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    Sorry I hit post in the middle of my story!

    So we raced to get the ball not caring about the noise. We got the ball and realized Where's Zoe? We went back to find her only to here a loud scream. Zoe turned around covered in skunk spray. We all laughed at her but soon realized there were more skunks behind us that drenched...
    Sabrina854 Sabrina854 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 28, 2014

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    The Baby Skunks

    As  young child, I think I was somewhere around the impressionable age of 9 or so.. While riding my bike along the road that encircled a small lake nearby home. I stopped to tie my shoe. It would have been bad afterall to have gotten that caught in the bike's gearing and...
    Skunktails Skunktails 26-30, M 4 Responses Aug 7, 2008

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    So Yeah

    Omg I thought it said '***** Encounter' oops. This voids almost everything I was about to say... *backspace *backspace *backspace -so there I was, covered in stench...
    mierdamundo mierdamundo 31-35 Sep 8, 2013

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    A Pre-Spring Chase, successful spritzing.

    At about 7 p.m. I headed up to the lake, the time being perfect for a chase given that the temperatures have risen to acceptable levels, the snow seems to be melted here and it's now skunk mating season, so I know they'll be extra pungent! Right off the bat I found a skunk, but...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 3 Responses Feb 14, 2014

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    My Sister and I. So after my first skunk

    encounter I kept an article of sprayed clothing in a bin in the garage so I could go relive it and enjoy the smell. Well, a little while ago my parents went on a vacation for a week and left the house to just me and my younger sister (if its important, she's 13). My school lets...
    SkunkMePlease SkunkMePlease 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 24

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    I too have had a few skunk encounters.

    It started walking to school in 4th grade with my best friend Mia. We heard a sound coming from the bushes and could see a skunk in the bushes. Then Mia tells me she had always wanted to get skunked and I said "Ok, let's do it"! We approached the skunk and it let loose on us...
    Sabrina854 Sabrina854 13-15, F Nov 28, 2014

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    My First Skunk Encounter

    IT WAS A FEW DAYS AGO WHEN I CAME IN CONTACT WITH A SKUNK. I WAS TAKING OUT TRASH ON NIGHT, AND I SAW THIS SMALL ANIMAL THAT LOOKED LIKE A CAT. SO I DECIDED TO GO SEE WHAT IT WAS, AND BAM! IT WAS A SKUNK. I GUESS I SCARED HIM WHEN I WAS BACK THERE CAUSE HE GAVE ME THE SKUNKING OF...
    LoanSkunk LoanSkunk 18-21 2 Responses May 8, 2013

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    Angry Chitters Do Not A Friendship State

    Well, it just so happens that my first skunking happened just last year not too far from my college dorm. After being told by a certain person multiple times that I should at least try it before knocking it, as I would joke about how I needed a gas mask to protect myself from the...
    ImNotLion ImNotLion 18-21 2 Responses Apr 16, 2012

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    Freshly Perfumed And Inhaling Happily!

    Hey guys, just had another fragrant trip to the lake tonight! Sadly I may have only found 1 skunk which makes me think that's all that's left (I may have inadvertently caused another culling with the recent rabies "scare"). She seemed to recognize me because no matter how much I...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 3 Responses Dec 1, 2012

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    To Be Sprayed By A Skunk

    I've always wandered what its like to be sprayed by a skunk but I've always been afraid of being around my family and co workers. Now I have seen a few skunks in my life but I've never close enough to get sprayed. Now if I do get the chance to I wouldn't want to do it on my own...
    ED2of6 ED2of6 26-30, M 2 Responses Sep 22, 2011

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    A Risky Move That Paid Off.

    I know I said in my last story that I'd lay off the skunk chasing for a while, but the urge got too strong and the coin toss was seriously in my favor, so I didn't want to blow what looked like a golden opportunity to get really nicely skunked. I'm glad I took the chance.I got to...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 2 Responses Sep 15, 2013

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    I got my stuff together

    after winning the coin toss and biked down to the lake, arriving and unpacking at about 9:30 all in all. I quickly realized the difficulties I would face without a car: no storage for my stuff, which meant anyone could just walk up to my backpack and loot my wallet and keys. I...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M Apr 7

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    One morning on my way to the bus stop,

    out of the bushes along came a black and white cat... I could smell him all morning, but I'd never seen a skunk before. I just squatted down and stayed calm... Little stinker walked right past me... In hindsight, I was kinda hoping to get sprayed, then I wouldn't have to go to...
    iamFrightened iamFrightened 18-21, M May 23, 2014

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    I've seen many skunks,

    but thankfully, I've only been sprayed once. It happened early in the morning at 6am. I heard my dog barking like crazy, and then I heard a loud crash outside. An animal had been digging through our trash, and I was determined to find out what it was. I chased it around to the...
    HelloItsNatalia HelloItsNatalia 13-15, F 1 Response Feb 27

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    Hi guys! I think its really cool

    that there's this many people out there that love the smell of skunks too! I'm hoping maybe you can help me... See, I've always wanted to get sprayed by a skunk, but I don't know where to begin. How do I find one? How do I get it to spray me? What do I do afterwards? And how...
    SkunkMePlease SkunkMePlease 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 24, 2014

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    It Was Dark

    So, I blame it on the night.This was a few years back, I was dating my ex at the time and we were walking down towards the park at night. There is no sidewalk right in front of the actual park so you are forced to walk in the grass. Well, I was coming up on this tree and I...
    CuteInChaos CuteInChaos 18-21, F Mar 25, 2011

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    Nature's Finest Cologne, Coating Me Again!

    Hey everyone, I know it's been too long since my last successful skunk encounter, but I got incredibly lucky tonight! The weather was right, the opportunity worked out just in my favor and everything turned up roses (though smelled like skunk of course).I left the house at about...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 13, 2013

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    Just about ran over one,

    I thought we hit it but.. Looked back and it ran off to the grass. Gladly it didn't spray our car..
    Mickeymae Mickeymae 16-17, F Aug 14, 2014

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    Positively Drenched Tonight!

    Yet another fun little trip to the lake tonight, this time I came prepared with a head-mounted HD video camera. Unfortunately, those do require a LOT of light and a lot of steadiness. Anyway, onto the story. I got suited up in my sprayed clothing and headed down to the lake at...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 5 Responses Jun 24, 2012

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    Heavily skunked before the winter comes!

    I decided that with the snow coming in and everything freezing over, I had to have just one last chase before I'm locked out for most of the winter due to snow and hibernation patterns, etc. (and yes I realize skunks are not true hibernators, but they do have long-term...
    Tybron Tybron 31-35, M 2 Responses Nov 19, 2014

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