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What This Man Found In A Bag Of Mulch Will Blow Your Mind. What He Did With It Will Melt Your Heart.
Offbeat  (tags: cute, awe, animals, babies, squirrels, adorable )

- 1242 days ago -
The baby squirrel appeared to be only days old when he found it. It was so young, he initially mistook it for a mouse or rat. But he decided to take care of it, and lucky for us, document his its development.
Mystery Soap Thief Unmasked as Gang of Squirrels
Offbeat  (tags: squirrels, mystery, thief, funny, humor, humans, bizarre )

- 1365 days ago -
When residents of a leafy street noticed that their soap and shower gel was going missing from their bathrooms they thought they were going mad.
Supermum to the Rescue! Squirrel Pulls Off Mission Impossible After Her Baby Is Left Dangling From a Branch 25ft Above Ground
Offbeat  (tags: animals, squirrels, funny, goodnews, humor, off-beat, pictures, unusual, wildlife )

- 1452 days ago -
This caring mother carries out the ultimate rescue mission after her little baby gets itself stuck in a precarious position hanging from a tree. The tiny squirrel, thought to be about eight weeks old, had fallen 20ft from a woodpecker's nest it had
The Brunette Squirrel Revealed as Britain's Little Known Fourth Variety of the Nut-Eating Rodent
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, squirrels, UK )

- 1659 days ago -
First it was the red and the grey squirrel, and then the black. Now scientists have recorded a fourth type of squirrel living in the UK - a brunette variety.
Should the UK Kill Grey Squirrels to Save the Endangered Reds?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, squirrels )

- 1690 days ago -
Here's an environmental dilemma you may not hear of very often: It is morally appropriate to systemically kill one species of animal, in order to save another?
What a Squirrel Wants
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, squirrels, pictures )

- 1790 days ago -
What do squirrels want? What do squirrels need? When you get right down to it, squirrels are a lot like us, just trying to survive in these urban and suburban jungles. And they do a great job.
U.S. Renews Contract With Spotted Ground Squirrels Through 2015
Offbeat  (tags: animals, humor, funny, squirrels, The Onion, off-beat )

- 2287 days ago -
The Department of the Interior announced this week that ongoing negotiations with the nation's population of spotted ground squirrels have been resolved and that the rodents are now contracted to continue activities on U.S. soil through Dec. 31, 2015.
Squirrel Returned to Wild After Tiger Attack at Buffalo Zoo! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, zoos, squirrels, tigers, enclosure, protection, wildlife )

- 2299 days ago -
One lucky squirrel who survived a run-in with some tigers at the Buffalo Zoo was returned to the wild Wednesday.
Leucistic Fox Squirrel
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, squirrels )

- 2463 days ago -
S. Benz saw this unusually coloured fox squirrel in a park in San Francisco. Fox squirrels are native of the Eastern USA but were introduced into parts of California.
Red Squirrels Discovered Adopting Relatives' Young
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, squirrels )

- 2508 days ago -
At first glance, this picture of a red squirrel tenderly cradling a baby seem incredibly touching, but according to research in Canada this is more about survival than altruism.
I'Ll Teach You to Steal My Nuts: The Moment Squirrel Went Into Battle With Pigeon Over Food
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, squirrels, pigeons )

- 2519 days ago -
It was not quite the Rumble in the Jungle. More the Brawl on the Lawn. But this feisty squirrel put up a fight Muhammed Ali would have been proud of when a pigeon tried to steal his nuts.
Squirrel Causes a Scene at Yankees-Twins Baseball Game at Target Field! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, squirrels, baseball game )

- 2523 days ago -
Three weeks after a bird of prey stole the show, a squirrel briefly interrupted play in the top of the fourth inning of the Yankees-Twins game. The squirrel streaked onto the field and charged Twins third baseman Brendan Harris before seeking protection
Female Squirrel Gets Her Kicks Rejecting Would-Be Beau's Amorous Advances
Offbeat  (tags: squirrels, unwanted amorous advances, protecting herself, argument )

- 2542 days ago -
No means no for this female squirrel who uses kung-fu tactics to fend off the advances of an amorous admirer. The feisty creature flung a series of well-aimed kicks and jabs at the hapless rodent Romeo, whose clumsy attempts at wooing her bit the dust.
The Mourning News: Animals Grieve! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, squirrels, mourning )

- 2552 days ago -
The buzz from the chimpanzee studies is getting a boost from a viral video in which a squirrel defends his deceased friend's body against a group of crows.
Pleased to Meet You - This Usually Secret Squirrel Is Happy to Make Some New Friends
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, squirrels, wildlife )

- 2553 days ago -
This is the incredible moment a wild squirrel apparently shakes hands with a walker - after he coaxed it to take a hazelnut from his hand. Bushcraft expert Steve England, 35, waited motionless for 15 minutes in Stoke Park, Bristol, as the grey squirrel

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