The much persecuted otter presents himself to our notice among the worm-bodied, digitigrade animals.
"Anecdotes of the Habits and Instinct of Animals" by R. Lee
For the majority of mammals are what has been called digitigrade.
"Darwin, and After Darwin (Vol. 1 and 3, of 3)" by George John Romanes
Limbs of moderate length, and partially digitigrade in walking.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 4" by Various
Is the cat digitigrade or plantigrade?
"A Guide for the Study of Animals" by Worrallo Whitney
These are the digitigrades.
"Artistic Anatomy of Animals" by Édouard Cuyer
The fore- as well as the hind-feet are in a state of transition between plantigradism and digitigradism.
"The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia" by Frank Evers Beddard