The first thing I do when I get up in the morning is put birdseed in the feeders. Few birds come around but the squirrels are usually waiting. One day this week I ran out of birdseed. That afternoon, as I sat on the couch eating my lunch, a squirrel came out on a branch… Continue reading Squirrel Drama, Jasper Update
Tipsy, the squirrel with the tippy head that’s been visiting my yard daily for the past six months and that I wrote about here, is finally able to climb up to the feeders and to sit on her his hind legs. When I saw her him sitting up for the first time, I made an… Continue reading Tipsy is a Boy?
Short tail – check. Performing adorable antics to beg for food – check. But was it Shorty? I wasn’t sure! The squirrel in front of me looked so small. And red. I put some food out and watched through my camera. The tail was definitely shorter but it looked a little different from the… Continue reading Shorty, is that you?
I know it’s not nice to play favorites, but I can’t help it. I have a favorite squirrel. His name is Shorty. He’s friendly, adorable and utterly irresistible. I named him Shorty because somehow he lost the end of his tail, making it a little shorter than normal, but not so short that Bob seemed… Continue reading Playing Favorites