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POLECAT CREEK (Medina County). Polecat Creek rises (at 29°29' N, 99°02' W) six miles northwest of Quihi in north central Medina County and runs southeast for four miles to its mouth (at 29°27' N, 99°01' W) on Elm Creek, four miles north of Quihi. It traverses flat to rolling prairie surfaced by expansive clays with low permeability. Mesquite and grasses grow in the area.


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

"POLECAT CREEK (MEDINA COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 26, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.