Why Are Raccoon Latrines Dangerous? While it might sound kind of silly, raccoons use latrines to eliminate their waste. Like many mammals, they create a designated spot for feces elimination rather than going randomly anywhere they choose. What Is a Raccoon Latrine? A raccoon latrine is a particular area that is set aside and used by raccoons specifically for the purposes of defecating. Typically, more … Continue reading Why Are Raccoon Latrines Dangerous?