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The Tide Is High

The weather last Monday morning wasn’t fit for neither man nor beast, as overnight rains turned my town with its notoriously poor drainage system into Water World.  There was at least one critter who was bound and determined not to … 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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Bite Worse Than Its Bark

Is this what happens when nuts are in short supply?  Do squirrels really resort to eating tree bark?  Come on, man, that can’t possibly be that tasty.  And just think what it’ll do to your teeth… do you even have … Continue reading

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Plank’s Constant

A body in motion doesn’t always remain in motion.  Sometimes it needs to rest… and even the most hyperactive squirrel occasionally has to turn off the rocket thrusters and just chill out.  Check out this super relaxed guy I ran … Continue reading

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Blondes Have More Fun

I have often complained about the lack of variety when it comes to the squirrels in my neck of the woods.  It appears we have all common greys in this locale.  And while that doesn’t mean there aren’t shades of … Continue reading

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