Tag Archives: chipmunks

Feeling Chipper

I was down in the backyard taking a picture of this handsome Robin as he perched on the fountain rocks… …when out  popped this chipper little fellow.  I’m pretty sure we were both a bit startled. After retreating several rocks … Continue reading

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Fall’s Finest

The chipmunks are back in full force these days. Dressed in fall’s finest colors, these mischief makers gobble up the birdseed without any signs of remorse, and I just stand there and let them get away with it.  I guess … Continue reading

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I’m Not Usually Prejudiced, But…

I’m not usually prejudiced, but when it comes to rodents, I am definitely guilty of discrimination! Without fail, this gray squirrel shows up and I’m like, “Get out of my backyard!  You’re not welcome here!” But then this little chipmunk … Continue reading

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One Cute Criminal

I’m pretty sure I caught this little thief by surprise when he landed on the deck rail, ready to steal some seed. Once he realized I wasn’t going to shoo him away, he stretched out like a slinky and lounged … Continue reading

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Everbody Loves a Chipmunk

Chipmunks – they are destructive little creatures! They continually dig tunnels in my backyard, they mercilessly torment my dog, and they gobble up the seed that is supposed to be for the birds. Still, instead of finding them frustrating or … Continue reading

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Chubby Cheeks

“Who me?  What seed?”

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