Red squirrel

Red squirrel

Observation - Red squirrel - UK and Ireland. Description: Small, chestnut-red squirrel with ear tufts. In the first photo I think he had stashed a nut in some rotten wood at the base of an upright support. Second two photos were a couple of hours later but the same animal as he had a distinctive 'horseshoe' of g

Small, chestnut-red squirrel with ear tufts. In the first photo I think he had stashed a nut in some rotten wood at the base of an upright support. Second two photos were a couple of hours later but the same animal as he had a distinctive 'horseshoe' of grey fur on his back.