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Toronto raccoon tightrope walk a YouTube hit

A raccoon balancing on some telephone wires near Danforth and Donlands avenues. YOUTUBE

Raccoons are often the cause of frustration for Torontonians but one particularly agile creature has become an online hit.

A resident, reportedly in the Danforth and Donlands avenues area, captured a raccoon on video making its way across some yards by balancing on telephone wires.

As of Thursday morning, the YouTube video had more than 200,000 views and was featured on CNN.