Red Dead Redemption 2 Skunk
Class Mammal
Size Moderate

Quick Overview

Red Dead Redemption 2 Skunk 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, Striped Skunk. it's not a Legendary Animal.

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Skunk Locations

Every type of Skunk found in RDR2.

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

Skunk Perfect Quality Kill Weapons.

  • Use Predator Bait and Herbivore Bait
  • Varmint Rifle with 0.22

Regular Skunk Locations

    RDR2 Skunk Locations

    There's currently no Legendary version of this animal.

    Striped Skunk

    • The Striped Skunk can be found in a variety of habitats across the states.
    • Their omnivorous diet consists of insects, fish, crustaceans, small mammals, grasses, fruits, and carrion.
    • Skunks have the ability to create a spray using their scent glands to deter predators.
    • This makes long range weapons like the Varmint Rifle the best to hunt this type of animal.
    • Their skin can be used for crafting and their meat can be consumed, though it's considered to be stringy.

    Locations where you can find:


    Skunk 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

    Skunk Materials

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

    Material Cost Kill Quality
    Perfect Skunk Carcass $2.5 Perfect Kill
    Good Skunk Carcass $1.5 Good Kill
    Poor Skunk Carcass $1 Poor Kill
    Perfect Skunk Fur $0.95 Perfect Kill
    Good Skunk Fur $0.57 Good Kill
    Poor Skunk Fur $0.38 Poor Kill
    Scent Gland $0.25 Any
    Stringy Meat $0.25 Any

    Red Dead Redemption 2 Skunk Crafting

    What you can make from Skunk crafting materials.

    Trapper Crafting

    Item Name Pricing How to unlock
    Skunk Trapper Boots $39.00 Perfect Skunk Pelt x2
    Skunk Mountain Hat $23.00 Perfect Skunk 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

    Item Crafting

    Recipe Name Ingredients Where to find Description
    Predator Bait – 1x Stringy Meat – 1x Wintergreen, Evergreen, Huckleberry, Raspberry or Blackberry
    Cover Scent Lotion Scent Gland x1 Given at the start of Chapter 2