Bluebird Squirrel?

This is one of our Bluebird houses.  While we are sure the Bluebirds are not using the home right now, we weren’t too happy when we saw this little bluebird squirrel try to make his way into their summer home.   Our yard is a squirrel’s heaven with lots of Black Walnut trees scattered about… Continue reading Bluebird Squirrel?

Nuisance or Nutty?

Squirrels around here can be a pest but we love them for their ability to do agility tricks in our front yard, entertaining us while we eat our breakfast. Squirrel stories are everywhere and so are squirrels.  From Red Squirrel to Flying Squirrel, depending on your point of view, they can either be a nuisance or provide some nutty antics.

A few stories entailed humans building a bridge across roads for squirrels, causing thousands of dollars of damages to a car after building a nest in the engine compartment, to taking a ride on a plane.

Regardless of your perspective, these tiny little creatures provide hours of “entertainment” when their hijinks collide with human activities.