Tag Archives: claws

A Grizzly Encounter

It’s always a joy for me when I can capture a squirrel in a standing position… it’s one of those squirrel poses that I don’t get often enough, but the results are usually pure gold when I do.  That fluffy, … Continue reading

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No Mani/Pedi For Me

There are so many different parts of the squirrel that help make it one of nature’s cutest creatures.  Those big, dark eyes.  That fuzzy, bushy tail.  Their neatly coated and sometimes very fluffy fur.  The way they hold their food … Continue reading

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The Hedge Trimmer

I guess this week’s Saturday Squirrel doesn’t care for all of the weedy overgrowth near the base of my oak tree.  He doesn’t look too happy peering over the jungle at me, and those talons on that paw of his … Continue reading

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Magic Fingers

Squirrels are cute. Close ups of squirrels are even cuter. This close up also gives a pretty good view of those long, sharp fingers that squirrels have which allows them to velcro to trees.  They look a bit creepy when … Continue reading

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I’ll Scratch Your Back…

As an arboreal species that has the amazing ability to climb, run and leap through trees as easily as we might walk on a sidewalk, a squirrel needs some pretty good claws that are good at both clinging to rough … Continue reading

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