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While other gliders like flying squirrels have a patagium that stretches to the hind feet, a colugo’s patagium continues all the way to the tip of the tail.

A chance sighting of a fluorescent flying squirrel in the wild had led the researchers to the mammal collection at the Field Museum in Chicago.

They also were carrying more bulk relative to their wing area than present-day gliders like flying squirrels, which meant the dinosaurs would need to glide faster to generate enough lift to keep themselves aloft.

So join me in making sure you and all your squirrel friends are registered to vote, have a plan to vote, and will vote early.

Squirrels have learned to visit people’s bird feeders, so some coyotes “crouch and hide near bird feeders,” waiting to pounce on a tasty squirrel, says Gehrt.

Inside the squirrel suit, an intern named Justin can be found.

Williams said the RNC has not decided on a sex or a name for the squirrel other than HRC Squirrel.

This is one time where television really fails to capture the true excitement of a large squirrel predicting the weather.

Then, we see Mr. Rabbit in the woods crushing a squirrel to death with his bare hands.

Instead, Vegard wore a squirrel costume and Bard wore a bear costume.

"My name is Slicko," answered the lively little girl squirrel, as she jumped about.

Squinty looked up in the tree, and there he saw a lovely little girl squirrel, frisking about on the branches.

One was a hollow tree literally filled with walnuts, gathered presumably by a thrifty squirrel the previous fall.

Was it some one who had watched the swift, sure-footed spring of a bushy-tailed squirrel from branch to branch?

Schwartzmann—who would put an end to his life as casually as he would bring down a squirrel from one of those trees!


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On this page you'll find 49 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to squirrel, such as: cache, collect, deposit, garner, gather, and hide.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.