On September 4th, I wrote about my war with the squirrel over the bird feeder.
I now wish to report that the match stands at Squirrel 2, Me 0.
Today, however, I bought a really, really long S Hook at Wild Birds Unlimited and hung the feeder from a high limb on the aspen tree just outside my front window. It’s far from the trunk, a scary climb down the hook, and nothing to hold onto. I’ll report back later!!
(But just to show you I’m not heartless, I did put some seed and a seed bell in the tray feeder for Ms. or Mr. Squirrel. Maybe I’ll buy some peanuts too.)
The other critter story is about my Katie Cat who has developed a fun activity for when she’s bored and no one wants to play.
She pulls books out of my bookshelves onto the floor, then gets on the shelf and pushes out a few more, then walks away from the mess.
It goes like this: