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Thursday, May 31, 2012

Furry Visitor

Shelling all these sunflower seeds under the bird feeder is tiring in this heat.


I think I'll take a nap in the locust tree.


15 comments:

  1. Oh, those are two really cute shots! Great post!

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  2. oh so cute
    I bought my squirrels a peanut feeder....hoping to distract them from the bird feeders...
    Ha..it took them a few hours to empty it
    now what...peanuts cost!

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  3. You know they do take cute photos, but I sure hate them in my gardens. :)

    Cher Sunray Gardens

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  4. That's hilarious! Poor little thing!

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  5. Busy little guy...it tough eating all those sunflower seeds.


    With All That I Am
    Carrie "The Handmade Homemaker"

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  6. Well, there he is. I was wondering where he'd gone to :) I love these little creatures. The little chipmunks are my favorite. They are used to me and scamper about while I am in the garden.
    Balisha

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  7. We like our garden squirrels and happily feed them -- and I've seen them sleep before -- they look like they're "plum ticketed" don't they!

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  8. Oh, how sweet. You were lucky to catch him napping. Do you feed him? Or is it the birds that get fed and he STEALS? Great shot!

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    1. They are bird feeders, but if it's in the garden it's open to wildlife! We don't really have many squirrels in our neighborhood. This little guy was a surprise.

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  9. Hi There, I am VERY angry at our squirrels today. We were out-of-town all day --and when we came home, the squirrels had torn down and broken two of my bird feeders. SO--as you can imagine, I'm not too happy with them right now. Want some more squirrels???
    Hugs,
    Betsy

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  10. When the squirrels show up to raid the feeders we yell "squirrel" and our 6 dogs take care of the problem, lol

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  11. He's so cute!! In 14 years. .I have seen 2 squirrels here. As I read how destructive and annoying they can be, I think that I am glad. .but they can also be quite adorable. .which is the side you have caught with your post!!

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  12. They ARE fascinating creatures, aren't they? In past years, we've had a family or two of squirrels. They must be attracted by our walnut tree. But last year, we didn't have quite the usual squirrel activity ... Not complaining though :)

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