Do gray squirrels eat buckeyes?

Answer Gray squirrels occasionally do eat buckeyes (or horse-chestnuts, as they are also called), but avoid them for the most part because the buckeyes have a bitter flavor that the small squirrels do not... Read More »

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The Behavior of Gray Squirrels?

Gray squirrels are native to North America, and their geographic range stretches along the West Coast of the United States from north to south, throughout the eastern half of the United States and ... Read More »

How do gray squirrels defend each other?

The gray squirrel, Sciurus Carolinensis, is a small, lively mammal in the rodent family, similar to rats and mice, which all belong to the order Rodentia. It is the most common tree squirrel in nor... Read More »

How to Raise Gray Squirrels?

Adult gray squirrels, who frequently inhabit yards and trees in and around human neighborhoods, are sometimes victims of accidents which leave young squirrels orphaned and alone. If you come across... Read More »

Do gray squirrels dig in gardens for earthworms?

Gray squirrels have a diet consisting mostly of tree seeds and nuts. It is unlikely that squirrels digging in gardens are eating earthworms, but more likely that they are eating foods they have hid... Read More »