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Spotted this friend squirrel on a nature walk with my 4 year old.
Squirrels live in almost every habitat from tropical rainforest to semiarid desert, avoiding only the high polar regions and the driest of deserts. They are predominantly herbivorous, subsisting on seeds and nuts, but many will eat insects and even small vertebrates. As their large eyes indicate, squirrels generally have an excellent sense of vision, which is especially important for tree-dwelling species. They also have very versatile and sturdy claws for grasping and climbing. Many also have a good sense of touch, with vibrissae on their heads and limbs.
April 26 · · Taken at Tickfaw State Park 27225 Patterson Road, Springfield, LA, United States Also seen this day by my 4 year old and I : 2 snakes, 1 turtle, 10 lizards, 4 bees, 50 caterpillars, and 3 squirrels. I do have more photos of the same squirrel.