Are cats hard to understand?
Not if you try to understand how they communicate! Scientists agree: cats communicate with purring, meowing, and body language. Yours truly briefly quoted within, along with some of my cat-scientist heroes, John Bradshaw and Sharon Crowell-Davis.
. Tags: Friday faves on aggression, body language, cats, dormice, hibernation, human-cat relationship, Monks parakeets, pecking order, pigeons, social animals .
September 11, 2015
Ground squirrel too tubby; gets stuck in own burrow
Stocking up for the winter is a good thing, unless it's too much of a good thing, as in the case of
this ground squirrel. Luckily he was helped out by some passers-by.
Squirrel flirts with death at NASCAR race
In another "squirrel vs sports" moment,
a squirrel almost got squished by sprinting across the racetrack at a recent NASCAR event.
. Tags: squirrels on bird feeders, brains, Daylight Robbery, food storing, gray squirrels, ground squirrels, hibernation, hunting, NASCAR, red squirrels, wildlife rehabilitation .
September 2, 2014