Red Dead Redemption 2 Muskrat
Class Mammal
Size Moderate

Quick Overview

Red Dead Redemption 2 Muskrat can be hunted and skinned for crafting materials, it's a Moderate sized Mammal animal. We recommend using a Varmint Rifle or a Repeater to hunt this animal. You can craft a at the Trapper Shop using it's materials and cook the Stringy Meat meal from hunting it, . it's not a Legendary Animal.


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Red Dead Redemption 2 Muskrat Locations

Every type of Muskrat found in RDR2.

    Using the best weapons to hunt a Muskrat in Red Dead 2, will reward you with a Perfect Quality Kill. Since this animal is you should use to attract it in the wild.

    Muskrat Perfect Quality Kill Weapons.

    • Use
    • Varmint Rifle with 0.22

    Regular Muskrat Locations

      RDR2 Muskrat Locations

      There's currently no Legendary version of this animal.


      Muskrat Cooking Recipes

      Cooking recipes you can use with this animal.

      Recipe Name Regular Thyme Type Oregano Type Mint Type
      Stringy Meat Plain Stringy Meat None None None

      Muskrat Materials

      The materials you will receive from hunting and skinning an Muskrat will depend on the animal quality and kill quality.

      Material Cost Kill Quality
      Perfect Muskrat Carcass $4 Perfect Kill
      Good Muskrat Carcass $2.4 Good Kill
      Perfect Muskrat Fur $1.95 Perfect Kill
      Poor Muskrat Carcass $1.6 Poor Kill
      Good Muskrat Fur $1.17 Good Kill
      Poor Muskrat Fur $0.78 Poor Kill
      Stringy Meat $0.25 Any
      Scent Gland $0.25 Any

      Red Dead Redemption 2 Muskrat Crafting

      What you can make from Muskrat crafting materials.

      Trapper Crafting

      Item Name Pricing How to unlock
      Muskrat Half Chaps $5.00 Perfect Muskrat Pelt x2
      Winter Cavalry Gloves $25.00 Perfect Rabbit Pelt, Perfect Muskrat Pelt x2
      Grenadier Hat $24.00 Perfect Muskrat Pelt, Perfect Beaver Pelt
      Legendary Pronghorn Range Gloves $17.00 Legendary Pronghorn Hide, Perfect Muskrat Pelt
      Muskrat Cavalry Hat $15.00 Perfect Rabbit Pelt x4, Perfect Muskrat Pelt

      Fence Crafting

      Recipe Name Effect How to obtain Type Price

      Where to find these Special Crafting Materials

      Ingredient How to get

      Camp Crafting

      Used for It makes Crafting ingredients
      Main Campfire Campfire Seat Cover Perfect Beaver Pelt, Perfect Muskrat Pelt, Perfect Fox Pelt

      Item Crafting

      Recipe Name Ingredients Where to find Description