Monthly Archives: July 2011
Phoenix Zoo Gets Endangered Squirrels: MyFoxPHOENIX.com
Just to the south-west of our place seems to be the territory of the white tailed squirrels. In an earlier post we thought there was only one, but it’s looking like there are several of them. This would explain why … Continue reading
In a previous post we showed a picture of Lucy and her juvenile offspring Inky snuggling together on the fence and mentioned that they sometimes like to play and groom each other as well. Well, we finally managed to get … Continue reading
We are going though a stultifying heat wave here and the squirrels are feeling it too. Here’s what happened when we tried misting squirrels so they can cool off. They seem to like it.
It was 37°C today (99F) and the squirrels are totally zonked out. Right after I took this picture I sprayed the leaves above him with the hose to help him cool off.