Tuesday, September 17, 2013

The Many Uses Of Badger Hair

 Badger hair is water retentive.

Picture from Animals Adda

Due to the fact that badger hair is water retentive, badgers are commonly commercially trapped for their pelts in order to make shaving brushes.  They've also been known to be used in clothing, specifically as trim on Native American garments, as well as paint brushes and even doll hair.

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