The Rustler

By SlowSong
Not satisfied with eating all the bird food, this cheeky young chap is now after my crops. He was rather cute though.

(Nearly had a meltdown yesterday. One problem after another. But better today. I'm not having any building work done ever again!)

Tags: General Squirrel Flowers and plants Wildlife and nature

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helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2013 10:10AM
Yes a cheeky one for sure - meltdown and the heat - not a good combination - hope its a better day for you today Chris SmileSmile

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17 Jul 2013 10:33AM
That's what we keep more building work............this time we are sticking to it.....just cancelled some work..........we said sod it.........let's enjoy what we've got....................but we are going to tweek the garden a bit more.....but not until next March.............all the grass is going and more wildlife friendly shrubs, bushes, flowers etc etc are going in.............GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

Love this cheeky Squirrel.............we have quite a few that visit us.........we always cater for them.....but they still manage to get food from the feeders............GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
PattiW 11 24 2 United States
17 Jul 2013 10:47AM
Super capture! PattiSmile
franken Plus
14 4.0k 4 Wales
17 Jul 2013 10:50AM
Version 2 for me Chris - excellent!

fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
17 Jul 2013 10:51AM
Two very fine captures of this much maligned animal.

MandyG 4 2 England
17 Jul 2013 11:01AM
Fantastic - his expression is v2 is classic Smile
boov Plus
3 2 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2013 11:06AM
Couple of super takes....
cats_123 Plus
12 4.6k 26 Northern Ireland
17 Jul 2013 12:01PM
He's just getting his `five a day' GrinGrinGrinGrin
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
17 Jul 2013 1:21PM
Two adorable captures. Love V1, great detail.......Sandy
Fefe Plus
4 23 31 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2013 1:31PM
Awww Lovely shotsGrinGrin V2 is my fave!
nonur Plus
7 17 11 Turkey
17 Jul 2013 2:13PM
Love V2, it's so funny.
CarolG Plus
9 196 19 Greece
17 Jul 2013 2:35PM
A superb capture, Chris, obviously you are not putting out enough of the dried stuff for him Wink Carol
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
17 Jul 2013 3:10PM
Just helping you a bit with some dead heading GrinGrin

17 Jul 2013 4:42PM
Two excellent images, but V2 is amazing!
17 Jul 2013 4:57PM
Two wonderful images, Chris!
AnnChown Plus
6 199 1 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2013 5:36PM
They are monsters - love both versions Chris. Sorry to hear of your building work problems....
Also loved your comment on Ken's (franken) image today.... GrinGrin
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2013 6:44PM
A pair of delightful images, each crammed with shed loads of appeal, charm, and charisma

Regards NathanGrin
Rende Plus
9 38 4 Netherlands
17 Jul 2013 6:50PM
Wonderful set SmileSmile
marktc Plus
6 86 14 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2013 7:36PM
a great pair of image Chris...
Quote: each crammed with shed loads of appeal, charm, and charisma
bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
17 Jul 2013 8:34PM
Two cracking shots Chris - I would go for V2.
pamelajean Plus
10 969 1834 United Kingdom
17 Jul 2013 10:14PM
I like them both, you have captured the squirrel's character well, cheeky indeed.
CaroleS Plus
6 423 3 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2013 8:05AM
They are such captivating little 'pests', always manage to charm everyoneSmile
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
18 Jul 2013 3:42PM
Should have been an adult tag here Chris,
with this cheeky chappie exposing his little building tool here !!
Good shots.
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
18 Jul 2013 4:13PM
They certainly are cheeky creatures! Two great captures, Chris, love how he's posed in V2 Wink
Trev Smile
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
18 Jul 2013 8:57PM
No building ever again? now where have I heard that before?WinkWink
just think what it will look like in a months time Chris
this squirrel needs to stay near you..I have signs for them to 'stay away' if greyWink
but must say rather well photographed
NaTaShe 3 2
18 Jul 2013 10:03PM
Wow!!! that is a beautiful shot, Great Job!!! Smile
Source 6
18 Jul 2013 11:49PM
Two wonderful captures
ChiliMan 10 135 17 Singapore
20 Jul 2013 10:29AM
Renovations are HORRIBLE, aren't they? One of the top things to rob you of peace of mind Sad

On the positive side of life, these are AMAZING sharp captures of the perp caught green-handed, Chris!! Wowww...

...BRAVO GrinGrin

SlowSong Plus
8 6.4k 29 England
20 Jul 2013 5:18PM
Chinga Plus
5 3 1 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2013 5:05AM
Such charming captures! He looks like a cheeky chap! Grin

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