Today I discovered a different side of Mr. Mellow Monty.....I saw the Mr. Hyde side, and it wasn't pretty!
Meet Mr. Federation Squirrel. AKA: Thirteen-lined ground squirrel, striped gopher, pest, squinney, nuisance, leopard ground squirrel, PITA (pain in the a$$), #%(%#@$^.
So, today (Are you already predicting the gruesome story that is about to unfold? Have you put two and two together?) I saw a number of these guys scampering in Pippin's pasture. I set up the trap, and withing 15 minutes had myself a squirrel. Thinking about conserving gas, I
Hmmm, maybe I can teach an old dog new tricks and I can dispense with being the middleman in this odd food chain!