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Feeding California Ground Squirrel

A California ground squirrel (Otospermophilus beecheyi) sitting on rock eating looks so cute. This ground squirrel was intently enjoying his meal on the shore of F Reservoir in Modoc County CA. California grounds squirrels are mostly herbivores, although they will … Continue reading

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Beechey Ground Squirrel

We have both Beechey ground squirrels and Oregon ground squirrels (Citellus beldingi) near our home. Although both types of ground squirrel are active here in the spring and early summer, Oregon ground squirrels begin their winter hibernation in late July … Continue reading

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