Hidden in this puzzle are words related to the striped skunk. After you have found all of the words, the leftover letters, in order, will spell out a type of soap that is helpful in removing skunk odor. Words are listed horizontally, vertically, diagonally, backward and forward. Words in italic do no appear in the puzzle.

ARC [trajectory of spray]
BERRIES [food]
BLACK [fur]
BURROW
CARRION [food]
CARS [major cause of deaths]
CLAWS
DEN
EIGHTEEN [largest recorded litter / This occurred in Pennsylvania.]
FUR
GRUBS [prey]
INSECTS [prey]
KITS [young skunks]
LITTER
LOG [burrow site]
MEPHITIS [Latin name]
MILE [distance skunk odor can carry]
NEST
NIGHT [when skunks come out]
NOCTURNAL
NUTS [food]
ODOR
OWL [predator]
SEGANKU [Algonquian word for skunk]
SKUNK
SPRAY
STRIPED
TAIL
TOMATO [This juice is often used to remove the odor of skunk spray from skin and clothing.]
WARM [Skunks will leave their den on warm winter days.]
WEASEL [Skunks are members of the this family of animals.]
WHITE [stripe]
YELLOW [color of spray]

Answer to Hidden Word:

Soap that is helpful in removing skunk odor: Carbolic