Squirrel

When Connor and I were walking through the woods, we saw a squirrel going down a tree that had a mouth full of something. I am not sure what it had in its mouth, but it looked soft and cottony and was dark gray. It paused for a moment or two to look at us with some uncertainty and then went down into a hole in the ground. I wonder if it is nesting there and preparing to have a litter of baby squirrels. (What do you call a baby squirrel, anyway?)

About matt goff

I am an aspiring naturalist who seeks to learn all that I can about the more-than-human aspects of this place that is my home.
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