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Columbian Ground Squirrel

Urocitellus columbianus

Description:

Columbian ground squirrel posing :) , Alberta, Canada

Habitat:

Mountain, Rocks

Notes:

I have written an article about Wildlife that I encountered in Alberta. Here is the link if you like Wildlife photos :) http://www.ansermoz-photography.com/what...

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10 Comments

Frederic Ansermoz
Frederic Ansermoz 6 years ago

Thank you John and Dixie :)

Dixie
Dixie 6 years ago

Ditto on AshleyT's comment.

johnkaiser12
johnkaiser12 6 years ago

Sweet!

Frederic Ansermoz
Frederic Ansermoz 6 years ago

Thank you metulippatch!
Thank you again Ashley :) Maybe he is haunting campers dreams... ^^

metulippatch
metulippatch 6 years ago

Pretty!

AshleyT
AshleyT 6 years ago

That is a good name for it! Not something you would expect to see on a little ground squirrel haha

Frederic Ansermoz
Frederic Ansermoz 6 years ago

Thank you a lot Marta, Doreen and Ashley :)
I'm glad you like this cute tiny Freddy Krueger ^^

AshleyT
AshleyT 6 years ago

Looked so sweet until I noticed those giant claws! Great photo though :)

doreen.chambers.14
doreen.chambers.14 6 years ago

Very nice picture. So cute!

The MnMs
The MnMs 6 years ago

So pretty!

Frederic Ansermoz
Spotted by
Frederic Ansermoz

Alberta, Canada

Spotted on Aug 3, 2012
Submitted on Oct 3, 2014

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