• Welcome to BirdForum, the internet's largest birding community with thousands of members from all over the world. The forums are dedicated to wild birds, birding, binoculars and equipment and all that goes with it.

    Please register for an account to take part in the discussions in the forum, post your pictures in the gallery and more.
ZEISS DTI thermal imaging cameras. For more discoveries at night, and during the day.

sciurus vulgaris

  1. Is he back???

    Is he back???

    I showed you a Red Squirrel some months back, which was the last time we saw him in July. Then when we visited on the 24 November, there was one stuffing his face with peanuts. Oh how excited we were to see one back. Sadly we've not seen him since. So not a Saturday Fun one today. I thought...
  2. Red squirrel....

    Red squirrel....

    Puttin'on the grey winter coat
  3. Eurasian Red Squirrel

    Eurasian Red Squirrel

  4. Eurasian Red Squirrel

    Eurasian Red Squirrel

  5. Another farewell

    Another farewell

    This Red Squirrel had been a constant visitor for a few years at the Craighall feeders (at least I think it was the same one). Sadly this was the last time we saw him in mid July. So both the squirrels have gone and so far nothing has moved in to replace them at either feeding station.
  6. Farewell visit

    Farewell visit

    The last day of June and this was the last time we have seen the Red Squirrel at the feeders. At first I thought they might have young to raise, but they've still not been back. Much the same story at the other feeding station, no sign of one there either, for rather longer too. I rather fear...
  7. I'm sure he's grinning!

    I'm sure he's grinning!

    Late June now, back from my holiday and supposed to be recuperating from an op. However it didn't go ahead sadly. So consoled myself with a visit to our feeders and the main species of interest was a Red Squirrel! I'm sure that's a cheeky grin on his face having pinched a peanut from out of the...
  8. Red squirrel

    Red squirrel

    At my forest feeding place. I stopped feeding at the end of March. To make the "transition" easier for them, did I put seven fat balls there. Two days later where all fat balls and one fat ball feeder stolen. I fed the birds for 5 months and spent about 200 Euros for bird seeds. What a reward...
  9. Who, me?

    Who, me?

    Another spot the squirrels are accustomed to being fed is at the bird feeder station on the path up to Estenstad Cabin. I think the original idea of the feeder there was to get kids interested in the many birds that visit it, but the squirrels have pretty much taken it over and are an even...
  10. Eurasian Red Squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris)

    Eurasian Red Squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris)

    Eurasian Red Squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris) on the mulberry tree
  11. Shall we say Grace?

    Shall we say Grace?

    Looks like this cute Red Squirrel is about to thank the Lord for his lunch. Gorgeous creatures. Saturday fun
  12. Red squirrel in the snow

    Red squirrel in the snow

  13. Eurasian squirrel

    Eurasian squirrel

    A photogenic squirrel 🐿️.
  14. Red squirrel

    Red squirrel

  15. Red squirrel

    Red squirrel

  16. Eurasian red squirrel

    Eurasian red squirrel

    Checking me out.
  17. Autumn red squirrel

    Autumn red squirrel

  18. Red squirrel in Krokskogen

    Red squirrel in Krokskogen

  19. Tree hugger.....Red squirrel

    Tree hugger.....Red squirrel

  20. The great feeder robbery

    The great feeder robbery

  21. Female red squirrel

    Female red squirrel

  22. Female red squirrel

    Female red squirrel

  23. Out of hibernation

    Out of hibernation

    ... well I guess he'd been out for a bit, but was the first one I'd seen for months. Looks well, doesn't he.
  24. Now how do I attack that (SF)

    Now how do I attack that (SF)

    Red Squirrels make great subjects with their variety of poses. This one appears to be wondering which would be the best way to get into the nuts.
  25. Female red squirrel

    Female red squirrel

    I think it's a nursing female because of the nipples.
Back
Top