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chroniclelive
Red squirrel numbers on increase at historic Northumberland estateWallington Hall has long been a haven for the endangered animals but a bout of
Red squirrel numbers on increase at historic Northumberland estate
chroniclelive / Posted 2 hours ago
Wallington Hall has long been a haven for the endangered animals but a bout of Squirrel Pox Virus spread by Grey Squirrels in 2012 nearly devastated the estate’s population. Only a few survived. He said: “To be in this position is better than we... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
You can consider my wife ‘squirrelly’walnut trees on the edge of the yard, and this year they have produced a bumper
You can consider my wife ‘squirrelly’
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 5 hours ago
walnut trees on the edge of the yard, and this year they have produced a bumper crop. The problem is that gray and fox squirrels collect walnuts as frantically as Linda does. If she gets a late start on a given day, the walnuts disappear, and... Read more
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The Irish Times
Sir Anthony O’Reilly’s Castlemartin collection goes on saleestimated at €20,000-€30,000; lot 120, a “fine, rare 18th century carved Irish
Sir Anthony O’Reilly’s Castlemartin collection goes on sale
The Irish Times / Posted 10 hours ago
estimated at €20,000-€30,000; lot 120, a “fine, rare 18th century carved Irish giltwood mirror” with carving depicting two squirrels, estimated at €8,000-€10,000 ; and lot 521, a pair of 18th century carved giltwood open armchairs, described as... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Feeding birds when the cold comestime to replace tired or broken feeders, there are a number of recently, newly-
Feeding birds when the cold comes
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 11 hours ago
time to replace tired or broken feeders, there are a number of recently, newly-developed feeders on the market. Some keep squirrels at bay and others don't allow the larger birds to access the food. Many of the new feeders carry a life-time... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Berkeley squirrels, best in the worldAnyone who has ever eaten lunch on campus knows that UC Berkeley is filled with
Berkeley squirrels, best in the world
The Daily Californian / Posted 17 hours ago
Anyone who has ever eaten lunch on campus knows that UC Berkeley is filled with the biggest, baddest squirrels around. With bushy tails, beady eyes and no fear of students, these little folks have become something of an unofficial campus mascot. We... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
The emotional turbulence of bonding with my toddler granddaughterPatrol. Most of the day, she looked around and called “ma-ma, ” only momentari
The emotional turbulence of bonding with my toddler granddaughter
The Globe and Mail / Posted 17 hours ago
Patrol. Most of the day, she looked around and called “ma-ma, ” only momentarily distracted by cherries, cookies or the squirrels in the yard. That night she cried heartily for her mother and my heart broke. “Mama is in an airplane,” I said,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Couple look 11 bears at their New York farm -including a 9ft scamponly formally opened it as the non-profit Orphaned Wildlife Centre in 2015. Th
Couple look 11 bears at their New York farm -including a 9ft scamp
Daily Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
only formally opened it as the non-profit Orphaned Wildlife Centre in 2015. They also rehabilitate small animals including squirrels, chipmunks, rabbits and deer at the facility in Otisville, New York. The aim for most of the orphan bears is to... Read more
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Island Packet
After four years of befriending squirrels on campus, it’s time to graduateScattering peanuts on the ground with the flick of a wrist, she can have squirr
After four years of befriending squirrels on campus, it’s time to graduate
Island Packet / Posted 18 hours ago
Scattering peanuts on the ground with the flick of a wrist, she can have squirrels eating out of her hand. The instant she calls her furry companion’s name, Sneezy comes running across Penn State’s Old Main lawn. And she can remember the campus’... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Chalkfest and Hydromania mix creativity with educationp.m., hosted by Second Chance Wildlife Center, which will feature a variety of
Chalkfest and Hydromania mix creativity with education
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
p.m., hosted by Second Chance Wildlife Center, which will feature a variety of local animals from skunks and possums to squirrels and raccoons. Hydromania also includes free fishing for the family, creating rain sticks, water cycle bracelet... Read more
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iol.co.za
Suspended above the magical seaof pristine indigenous forest vegetation. The estate is rich in wildlife if yo
Suspended above the magical sea
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
of pristine indigenous forest vegetation. The estate is rich in wildlife if you open your eyes to it, as we saw red-tailed squirrels near the campsite, and the vervet and samango monkeys watched us from the trees near the deck. One evening, after... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mother Nature gets a starring roleday, the show continued, with small troops of klipspringers ever so often merri
Mother Nature gets a starring role
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
day, the show continued, with small troops of klipspringers ever so often merrily tap-dancing on the rocks or scavenging squirrels searching for a bite. For two consecutive nights, one of the area’s resident civets, much to our delight, ventured... Read more
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The Herald News
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Massachusettsand participatory art. Square dance calling by Tony Parkes and music by Old-Tim
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Massachusetts
The Herald News / Posted yesterday
and participatory art. Square dance calling by Tony Parkes and music by Old-Time Square Dance with the Dead Sea Squirrels will be included. Information: facebook.com/events/1687508681569333. FALL FESTIVAL — Waters Farm Preservation, 53... Read more
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Times News
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized catmost days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage — in
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized cat
Times News / Posted yesterday
most days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage — including jumping onto a hotel sofa, stalking squirrels or purring when a visitor gives him a rub. Visitors crack a smile whenever they spot the cat. "This is who he... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Boil water order affects 100,000 customers in Melbourne areaPEOPLE IN THE MELBOURNE AREA WILL HAVE TO STRUGGLE INTO A THIRD DAY WITHOUT DRI
Boil water order affects 100,000 customers in Melbourne area
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted yesterday
PEOPLE IN THE MELBOURNE AREA WILL HAVE TO STRUGGLE INTO A THIRD DAY WITHOUT DRINKING WATER FROM HOME FAUCETS. EVEN THE BABY SQUIRRELS AT FLORIDA WILDLIFE HOSPITAL NEED CLEAN WATER FOR THEIR FORMULA. MELBOURNE'S HUGE WATER PLANT ON LAKE WASHINGTON... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Coyote Sightings On The Rise In Lakewoodhandle coyote said the recent drop in temperatures is bring the coyotes out to
Coyote Sightings On The Rise In Lakewood
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted yesterday
handle coyote said the recent drop in temperatures is bring the coyotes out to eat. “Their primary source of food is rats squirrels and rabbits and there are 50 times more of those prey items in a residential neighborhood,” said... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Joe Maddon's unconventional style has made him the toast of Chicagomessenger Before a pregame interview in Whitey Herzog's office in 1989, the Ca
Joe Maddon's unconventional style has made him the toast of Chicago
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
messenger Before a pregame interview in Whitey Herzog's office in 1989, the Cardinals manager offered me a cold beer and some fried squirrel. "Shot three squirrels in my backyard with a BB gun last week," he said. "Skinned 'em and ate... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Melbourne-area residents remain under boil water noticeit before drinking. The Florida Wildlife Hospital is keeping pots boiling on t
Melbourne-area residents remain under boil water notice
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted yesterday
it before drinking. The Florida Wildlife Hospital is keeping pots boiling on the stove all day, to make formula for the squirrels its volunteers are nurturing. Schools are bringing in bottled water and restaurant managers are concerned business... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized catmost days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage - in
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized cat
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted yesterday
most days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage - including jumping onto a hotel sofa, stalking squirrels or purring when a visitor gives him a rub. Visitors crack a smile whenever they spot the cat. "This is who he... Read more
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FOX Carolina
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized catmost days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage - in
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized cat
FOX Carolina / Posted yesterday
most days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage - including jumping onto a hotel sofa, stalking squirrels or purring when a visitor gives him a rub. Visitors crack a smile whenever they spot the cat. "This is who he... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized catmost days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage - in
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized cat
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted yesterday
most days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage - including jumping onto a hotel sofa, stalking squirrels or purring when a visitor gives him a rub. Visitors crack a smile whenever they spot the cat. "This is who he... Read more
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KXXV Waco
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized catmost days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage - in
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized cat
KXXV Waco / Posted yesterday
most days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage - including jumping onto a hotel sofa, stalking squirrels or purring when a visitor gives him a rub. Visitors crack a smile whenever they spot the cat. "This is who he... Read more
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FOX News
New Hampshire Hotel Is Home To Supersized Catmost days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage — in
New Hampshire Hotel Is Home To Supersized Cat
FOX News / Posted yesterday
most days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage — including jumping onto a hotel sofa, stalking squirrels or purring when a visitor gives him a rub. Visitors crack a smile whenever they spot the cat. "This is who he... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized catmost days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage - in
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized cat
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted yesterday
most days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage - including jumping onto a hotel sofa, stalking squirrels or purring when a visitor gives him a rub. Visitors crack a smile whenever they spot the cat. "This is who he... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized catmost days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage - in
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized cat
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted yesterday
most days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage - including jumping onto a hotel sofa, stalking squirrels or purring when a visitor gives him a rub. Visitors crack a smile whenever they spot the cat. "This is who he... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized catmost days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage - in
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized cat
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
most days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage - including jumping onto a hotel sofa, stalking squirrels or purring when a visitor gives him a rub. Visitors crack a smile whenever they spot the cat. "This is who he... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized catmost days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage - in
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized cat
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted yesterday
most days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage - including jumping onto a hotel sofa, stalking squirrels or purring when a visitor gives him a rub. Visitors crack a smile whenever they spot the cat. "This is who he... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized catmost days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage - in
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized cat
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted yesterday
most days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage - including jumping onto a hotel sofa, stalking squirrels or purring when a visitor gives him a rub. Visitors crack a smile whenever they spot the cat. "This is who he... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized catmost days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage - in
New Hampshire hotel is home to supersized cat
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
most days outdoors and can pretty much do anything a skinny cat can manage - including jumping onto a hotel sofa, stalking squirrels or purring when a visitor gives him a rub. Visitors crack a smile whenever they spot the cat. "This is who he... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Invasive fungus, beetle puts red bay trees in dangerand people. People once made sassafras into tea and root beer. Manufacturers st
Invasive fungus, beetle puts red bay trees in danger
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
and people. People once made sassafras into tea and root beer. Manufacturers still use it for scents and pharmaceuticals. Squirrels and birds eat its buds and drupes, and children marvel at its three different shaped leaves. I smoked venison over... Read more
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Newsweek
The ’60s are back, and they’re pissed offracetrack shuttered eight years ago, without much notice. As I walked toward th
The ’60s are back, and they’re pissed off
Newsweek / Posted yesterday
racetrack shuttered eight years ago, without much notice. As I walked toward the site where the concert took place, ground squirrels and lizards skittered through the weeds growing between the many cracks of Altamont’s hot pavement. A single... Read more
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Columbia Star
The Nature of Autumn 2016and animals feel an ‘urgency.’ Under the harvest moon we gather the mast (food)
The Nature of Autumn 2016
Columbia Star / Posted yesterday
and animals feel an ‘urgency.’ Under the harvest moon we gather the mast (food) from gardens and nature’s pantry, as do the squirrels and other animals in preparation for winter. Rudy Mancke says copperheads bite more people than any other venomous... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Fall eviction tips for wildlifechimney when spring arrives. While you are on the roof, check for holes along t
Fall eviction tips for wildlife
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted yesterday
chimney when spring arrives. While you are on the roof, check for holes along the edges and under soffits. Raccoons and squirrels will move in if they are afforded a chance. To keep squirrels off your roof, trim tree limbs at least four feet... Read more
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PhysOrg
Wind turbines killing more than just local birds, study findsaround the turbines. It's windy there, so they can save energy and soar, and th
Wind turbines killing more than just local birds, study finds
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
around the turbines. It's windy there, so they can save energy and soar, and their preferred prey, California ground squirrels, is abundant there," said J. Andrew DeWoody, a Purdue professor of genetics in the Department of Forestry and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Meerkats revealed as nature’s ’most murderous mammal’The Independent in an email: "It is surprising that a priori cute and pacific a
Meerkats revealed as nature’s ’most murderous mammal’
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
The Independent in an email: "It is surprising that a priori cute and pacific animals, like meerkats, marmots and ground squirrels, have high levels of mortality to conspecifics [members of the same species]." The research was done to help... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Taxidermy kittens centerpiece of New York exhibitfully dressed in Victorian-era attire including jewelry and boutonnieres. Othe
Taxidermy kittens centerpiece of New York exhibit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
fully dressed in Victorian-era attire including jewelry and boutonnieres. Other works in the exhibit include dioramas of squirrels drinking tea and an adult frog spanking a child frog. A section titled "Freaks of Nature" showcases peculiar... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Monkeypox outbreak hits Central African Republic; 10 deadby rainforests although the chances of catching it are very slim, according to
Monkeypox outbreak hits Central African Republic; 10 dead
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
by rainforests although the chances of catching it are very slim, according to experts. As well as monkeys, African squirrels are among the main carriers of this lethal virus, which was first discovered by scientists in the Democratic... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Dan E. Royertime with family, and had a strong work ethic. Dan loved visiting his mom, help
Dan E. Royer
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
time with family, and had a strong work ethic. Dan loved visiting his mom, helping cook Sunday dinners, feeding the squirrels, and filling the bird feeders. Those left to honor his memory include his son, Danny (Lacee) Royer of Amboy; a... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Interest in protest against abusive vet growing60 of the T-shirts for the group. “I’m glad they came to me,” he said. “I have
Interest in protest against abusive vet growing
Welland Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
60 of the T-shirts for the group. “I’m glad they came to me,” he said. “I have animals myself, a dog, two cats, tons of squirrels in my backyard. I saw the videos. It makes me irate.” Rekhi’s lawyer, Neil Abramson, said his client and his... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Interest in protest against abusive vet growing60 of the T-shirts for the group. “I’m glad they came to me,” he said. “I have
Interest in protest against abusive vet growing
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 2 days ago
60 of the T-shirts for the group. “I’m glad they came to me,” he said. “I have animals myself, a dog, two cats, tons of squirrels in my backyard. I saw the videos. It makes me irate.” Rekhi’s lawyer, Neil Abramson, said his client and his... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Interest in protest against abusive vet growing60 of the T-shirts for the group. “I’m glad they came to me,” he said. “I have
Interest in protest against abusive vet growing
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 2 days ago
60 of the T-shirts for the group. “I’m glad they came to me,” he said. “I have animals myself, a dog, two cats, tons of squirrels in my backyard. I saw the videos. It makes me irate.” Rekhi’s lawyer, Neil Abramson, said his client and his... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
'Thousands of offers' to save animals from being put downTurtle African Side-Neck Turtle American Box Turtle Chilean Rose Tarantula
'Thousands of offers' to save animals from being put down
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
Turtle African Side-Neck Turtle American Box Turtle Chilean Rose Tarantula Madagascan Hissing Cockroaches Meerkats Muntjac Deer Rabbits Guinea pigs Chinchillas Red Squirrels Ring-Tailed Lemurs Cotton-Top Tamarains Commo... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Squirrel hunter accidentally shoots, kills wife in El Dorado CountyA Sacramento man who was hunting for squirrels in El Dorado County accidentally
Squirrel hunter accidentally shoots, kills wife in El Dorado County
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
A Sacramento man who was hunting for squirrels in El Dorado County accidentally shot and killed his wife, deputies said Tuesday. Lee Lao called 911 about 5:15 p.m. to report that he shot his wife, Mee Vang, while hunting in the 10500 block of... Read more
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The News & Observer
Cary’s Little U.N.: The Triangle’s most diverse culinary cornerfrom the menu of authentic Szechwan cuisine. Try the “squirrel tail” fried fish
Cary’s Little U.N.: The Triangle’s most diverse culinary corner
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
from the menu of authentic Szechwan cuisine. Try the “squirrel tail” fried fish, so named because of its appearance (no squirrels were harmed in the making of this dish).ETHIOPIA 904 NE Maynard Road 919-377-2599 Stamp your passport: Meat and... Read more
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The Daily Californian
What your go-to boba place says about youThere are only two things that are certain at Berkeley: squirrels and boba. Avo
What your go-to boba place says about you
The Daily Californian / Posted 2 days ago
There are only two things that are certain at Berkeley: squirrels and boba. Avoiding a café that sells boba on your way to campus is as easy as dodging flyers on Sproul. For the average UC Berkeley student, drinking boba is the norm for post-midterm... Read more
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Daily Star
Freak squirrel with TWO HEADS captured on filmFREAK: Is this evidence of the existence of two-headed squirrels? The 53-secon
Freak squirrel with TWO HEADS captured on film
Daily Star / Posted 3 days ago
FREAK: Is this evidence of the existence of two-headed squirrels? The 53-second video, which has been viewed around 50,000 times, shows the monstrosity poking its heads through a hole in a wooden bench. The description reads: "Two-headed squirrels... Read more
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Daily Mail
Feisty squirrel becomes a web sensation after an epic Photoshop battlesurfer, riding a surfboard through the centre of a circular wave with one paw b
Feisty squirrel becomes a web sensation after an epic Photoshop battle
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
surfer, riding a surfboard through the centre of a circular wave with one paw balanced on the board. Who knew that squirrels were this versatile and accomplished? The rodent has apparently found the dark side of the Force, as seen by its... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Rosemary McLeod: What's behind our Brangelina obsessionworld of wacky Western values when bad news gets too much. It's a world where n
Rosemary McLeod: What's behind our Brangelina obsession
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
world of wacky Western values when bad news gets too much. It's a world where neurotic American mothers currently fret that squirrels bully their toddlers; where other mothers breast feed children almost old enough for school, and brag about it; and... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Mayoral candidate Lawrence Williams answers voter questions on Facebook liveto have 2,500 potholes filled within the first 100 days of my administration.
Mayoral candidate Lawrence Williams answers voter questions on Facebook live
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 3 days ago
to have 2,500 potholes filled within the first 100 days of my administration. He also pledges a new home for the Flying Squirrels, not far from where it is now, paid for by the private sector and user fees. Williams also emphasized the need for... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Squirrel hunter accidentally kills wife in El Dorado CountyA Sacramento man who was hunting for squirrels in El Dorado County accidentally
Squirrel hunter accidentally kills wife in El Dorado County
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 3 days ago
A Sacramento man who was hunting for squirrels in El Dorado County accidentally shot and killed his wife, deputies said Tuesday. Lee Lao called 911 about 5:15 p.m. to report that he shot his wife, Mee Vang, while hunting in the 10500 block of... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Why rodents feast on some car partsopened the hood and there were acorns and chewed up wires,” Grenald said. For
Why rodents feast on some car parts
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 3 days ago
opened the hood and there were acorns and chewed up wires,” Grenald said. For the fourth time rodents, in his case squirrels, are making a smorgasbord under the hoods of two of the Florida man's cars. "I was at a loss to find out what the... Read more
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