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Revealed: The 'Tail' Of The Squirrel That Went Nuts At The Crows Eager To Eat Its Dead Friend
Daily Mail (UK) ^
| April 26th 2010
Posted on 04/26/2010 6:30:31 PM PDT by Steelfish
Revealed: The 'Tail' Of The Squirrel That Went Nuts At The Crows Eager To Eat Its Dead Friend 26th April 2010
[Pics in URL] Sometimes, your friends are worth fighting for - even in the crow-eat-squirrel animal world. Nowhere was this more apparent than when a feisty squirrel was caught on camera trying to scare off crows from feasting on his dead companion's carcass. The agitated looking creature waves his tail in warning as one crow hovers over the lifeless body laying in the road.
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KEYWORDS: crow; squirrel
posted on 04/26/2010 6:30:31 PM PDT
Awww.. Squirrels show more loyalty than most humans.
posted on 04/26/2010 6:35:40 PM PDT
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posted on 04/26/2010 6:37:05 PM PDT
( There's an Ethiopian in the fuel supply!)
posted on 04/26/2010 6:37:18 PM PDT
(A closed mouth gathers no feet)
...seen them do the same thing over a peanut
posted on 04/26/2010 6:37:36 PM PDT
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I wonder if the crow and the squirrel were doin the “Dead Parrot” sketch.
Squirrel: He’s not dead.
Crow: He’s pining for the fjords.
Saw vultures ripping at a roadkill deer carcass yesterday.
Yeah, I know, not the same.
posted on 04/26/2010 6:41:57 PM PDT
by Eagle Eye
(There's one in every crowd...would that someone please raise his hand to save us all some time?)
Your average squirrel is only worth about 400 calories by himself, but one will make a pot of beans taste mighty fine...
Long, slow, moist heat...
posted on 04/26/2010 6:42:21 PM PDT
by Bean Counter
(The man who sits on the most exhaulted throne is still seated on his own arse, (Anon))
posted on 04/26/2010 6:44:56 PM PDT
I hate squirrels. And crows.
posted on 04/26/2010 6:46:13 PM PDT
(Rev 22:20 He which testifieth these things saith, Surely I come quickly. Amen. Even so, come, Lord)
Squirrels wave the tail to distract a predator into attacking the tail and missing the squirrel.
They do it constantly.
posted on 04/26/2010 6:47:49 PM PDT
(K.E. N.P. +12 . Ostracize Democrats. There can be no Democrat friends.)
One of the most amazing things I ever saw was a crow playing with seagulls in a thermal over a canal.
posted on 04/26/2010 6:50:26 PM PDT
posted on 04/26/2010 7:35:10 PM PDT
by El Cid
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I think they were looking for some bush.
posted on 04/26/2010 8:10:56 PM PDT
(Don't take life so seriously... You'll never live through it.)
To: El Cid
Ha Ha that was a good one -Rocky and Bullwinkle
Moments like those in your video and the images that follow
are difficult to explain to people who do not think animals are sentient beings.
posted on 04/27/2010 2:01:51 AM PDT
( Someday we'll know why love can't move a mountain.)
That’s just sad right there.
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