Tag Archives: eating

The Hunchback Of Nut-re Dame

You’re probably familiar with the “classic squirrel pose.”  The critter is standing, slightly hunched forward with a curved back, eating something tasty it found laying on the ground.  It’s the image that most often comes to mind when we think … Continue reading

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Frizz It Is

Last week’s otherwise generic Saturday Squirrel cutie drew some comments over how ragged and unkempt its natural fur coat seemed to be.  I attributed it to the fact that it was early March, and with the warmer Spring weather on … Continue reading

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The Big Green Nut

When you think of nuts, you usually think of small, brown colored, hard shelled clumps that go just as good in your grandma’s favorite baking recipe as they would inside of a squirrel’s stomach.  And when you think of walnuts, … Continue reading

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Sometimes You Feel Like A Nut…

Squirrels love nuts, and we’ll assume that unlike some humans, they don’t suffer from legume allergies. But like people, squirrels would prefer to have their nuts de-shelled.  Since they don’t have the required physiology to operate a nutcracker, that means … Continue reading

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Eats Shoots And Leaves

That famous language arts mnemonic about the importance of proper comma usage apparently applies to more than just pandas these days.  I caught this guy last week in my front yard tree enjoying nothing less than a little piece of … Continue reading

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