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This article is about the Summer Carnival Shop version. For the Wild Weekend version, see Raccoon Tail (2018).

The Raccoon Tail is a members-only land clothing item that is worn on the tail.


The Raccoon Tail appears as a thick tail covering with four wide bands of alternating color running across the length of it. The color shades are mostly a dark color but in some, they are a light color. This item comes in eight different varieties, each with two unique shades of color.

Unreleased Variants[]

There is one additional magenta variety that exists on the game, but it has never been released and it cannot be obtained by any legitimate means.


The Raccoon Tail was initially released on July 31, 2012, in the Summer Carnival Shop. It was most recently released in February 2017 in the Summer Carnival Shop and left in February 2017.

Release History Details
OriginArrival DateDeparture Date
Summer Carnival ShopJuly 31, 2012Unknown
Summer Carnival ShopMay 9, 2013Unknown
Summer Carnival ShopMay 29, 2014Unknown
Summer Carnival ShopJuly 18, 2015Unknown
Summer Carnival ShopFebruary 4, 2016February 28, 2016
Summer Carnival ShopMay 12, 2016Unknown
Summer Carnival ShopFebruary 2017February 2017

Prize Availability[]

The Raccoon Tail can be won as a possible prize from the following locations:

Prize Availability Details
The Forgotten DesertGreen Chest
The Forgotten DesertOrange Chest
The Forgotten DesertBlue Chest
The Forgotten DesertWhite Chest


  • The mobile app Animal Jam - Play Wild! has a similar Raccoon Tail item.
  • This was originally sold for 15,000 Tickets, but the price was reduced on its second release.
  • An unreleased version that is black and red was shown near where it is sold. This has been changed to orange and green.
  • The Rare Raccoon Tail is the Rare Item Monday counterpart to this item.
  • When worn in the Adventures, it increases the damage caused by other items by 3. For example, combining this item with the Sword, which deals 20 damage, results in a total of 23 damage.
  • There is a glitch that causes the raccoon tail to not appear on a Polar Bear when idle; however, it appears on the Change Your Look menu and while running or performing any actions.
  • Although the actual Raccoon has three bands of alternating color along its tail, this Raccoon Tail item has only two.
  • This item shares the same name as another item that was released for Wild Weekend.