Category Archives: Fun

The Squirrel in the Camera

Ha! As seen on the Internet somewhere…

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Pawesome Loves This Squirrel

Momma squirrel just had a great article written about her over at Pawesome.net! Pawesome is a pet website founded by animal lovers Sarah Han and Sonia Zjawinski. Even though Pawesome usually features stories about cats, dogs, or other actual pets, contributing author Jolene Robichaud found out about the squirrel in the window, and just fell […]

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Wildlife Holiday Cruise Gets a Guest Squirrel

A Scottish wildlife cruise on a loch (lake, sea inlet) outside of Glasgow usually offers its passengers the chance to “spot porpoises, basking sharks and even the odd whale and… many varieties of birds.” But this week, the The Majestic Line’s Heritage and Wildlife of South Argyll cruise included a bit of actual wildlife right […]

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The Nice Lady with the Bird

Michelle and I met a nice lady on the subway recently — and she was traveling with her bird in her lap. During our brief chat about the bird and pets, we told her about the squirrels in our window. Well she has posted a nice article about our encounter, and about the squirrels, on […]

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Witty Squirrels Practice Tactical Deception

Squirrels may bury and re-bury their food up to 5 times, in an attempt to throw off their competition — who may be watching where the squirrel is digging. Sometimes a squirrel will even fake burying a nut, and then cover over the hole as it holds the nut in its mouth. According to an […]

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Yankees vs. Twins vs. Squirrel

A squirrel briefly delayed play in Minnesota during the Yankees – Twins baseball game. More here: MLB.com

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British Squirrel Won’t Stop Riding Rollercoaster

A squirrel at the Alton Towers amusement park in England loves riding the roller coaster! The park has now taken steps to deter the squirrel from the ride by using ultrasonic noise, in order to prevent injury to park visitors and even to the squirrel himself. More here: Alton Towers squirrel banned from rollercoaster Photo: […]

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Squirrel Guest Stars in Holiday Photo

A couple vacationing beside a Canadian lake, set up their camera for an auto-photo, when a curious squirrel popped his head into the frame — making himself the star of the photo! The squirrel joined Melissa Brandts’ snapshot at Lake Minnewanka in Banff National Park, Canada The couple, who were exploring Lake Minnewanka in Banff […]

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