15 November 2012

Pumpkin Attack! (#0863)

Pumpkin Attack! (#0863) by regan76
Pumpkin Attack! (#0863), a photo by regan76 on Flickr.
The pumpkin has been compromised!
These pumpkins on the front step had suffered a couple small spots of gnawing as (I'm guessing) squirrels sampled their flavor. Then, last weekend, I saw that a full-fledged attack has been waged and they had broken through and pillaged the pumpkin insides. Isa & I were both pretty impressed.

4 comments:

  1. Yikes! I'm a little scared of the squirrels.

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  2. We have ways of dealing with animals like that in the country. just sayin.. Those were some hungry squirrels. or... possum? or raccoon,??

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  3. SB - yes, the squirrels are already obese, they are going to be huge this winter.

    homebase, are you shooting squirrels down there now?! "A squirrel in every pot" - isn't that what FDR said?
    ..and thank you for your tip about the "Mousekins Golden House" book. Can't wait to check it out tomorrow!

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  4. THis picture and a drawing belongs in the nature journal.

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