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A Boy and His Squirrel (video)

Meet Sportacus the happy squirrel. He was saved as a baby when a tree cutting crew cut down his home.

His savior is a woman who cares for orphan squirrels and then sets them free to live in the wild the way nature intended. But Sportacus bonded with his new family. And he loves his home, showing up every night to sleep in his box. Will he be willing to give it up and go free?

Watch and see.

Photo credit: Pandiyan

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4:07AM PDT on Mar 28, 2015

We should all work out this harmony with our animal friends

9:31AM PDT on Mar 27, 2015

Thanks

5:17AM PDT on Mar 26, 2015

Sportacus will have 2 forever homes.....indoors and the great outdoors where he will no doubt raise a family of his own, bless him.

11:31AM PDT on Apr 14, 2013

Thank you for sharing.

7:44PM PDT on Apr 12, 2013

Fabulous woman with a kind heart and uses commonsense too!!!! Loved the story,thank you.

6:01AM PDT on Apr 12, 2013

Bless the people who love, care and protect the animals!

4:32AM PDT on Apr 12, 2013

This is just so wonderful so touching!! Squirrels can live with humans all this wild crud is man made not reality as we can see. Some people think there is always only one way but for me there is not there are many ways. Do what comes natural not what society brainwashes you to think!! xoxo Squirrels

12:56AM PDT on Apr 12, 2013

Squirrels are very cute animals! I'd like to have one!

11:11PM PDT on Apr 11, 2013

Aww I think that wee squirrel will do what he wants, I'm sure he will always be a part of the family

2:15PM PDT on Apr 11, 2013

I love squirrels. The last place I worked at had a huge porch, and I used to sit outside and watch the squirrels...red ones and gray ones...and they would come and get the snacks I offered. I miss that.

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