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    My resident insane squirrel strikes again

    Previously it was very territorial when we moved in. Even went after our cat a few times when we tossed him out. Saw this squirrel running around with another squirrel in it's mouth. Cat finally decided to become territorial and has had that squirrel on the run this spring.

    Yesterday I spread about 100 eggs in my yard for my 2 year old daughter and 6 year old niece. We discovered one that was chewed open and the candy was stolen. Found some foil, but the other pieces were gone. This morning, there is that squirrel in a tree eating some chocolate, dropping little pieces of foil during the meal.

    I don't know if I should kill it or train it.



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    Re: My resident insane squirrel strikes again

    We had a couple plastic eggs chewed through as well this weekend. Who knew squirrels liked candy?


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    Re: My resident insane squirrel strikes again

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneYoda View Post
    Previously it was very territorial when we moved in. Even went after our cat a few times when we tossed him out. Saw this squirrel running around with another squirrel in it's mouth. Cat finally decided to become territorial and has had that squirrel on the run this spring.

    Yesterday I spread about 100 eggs in my yard for my 2 year old daughter and 6 year old niece. We discovered one that was chewed open and the candy was stolen. Found some foil, but the other pieces were gone. This morning, there is that squirrel in a tree eating some chocolate, dropping little pieces of foil during the meal.

    I don't know if I should kill it or train it.
    The chocolate might do the trick for you (kill it). Especially if it is taking the foil off first.


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    Re: My resident insane squirrel strikes again

    My senior year of college we found a baby squirrel that had fallen out of its tree in our yard. We took it and raised it as a pet. It actually was a very good pet. For future reference, squirrels shouldn't eat candles.



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    Re: My resident insane squirrel strikes again

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneYoda View Post

    I don't know if I should kill it or train it.



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    Re: My resident insane squirrel strikes again

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonestate78 View Post

    they would actually hold their thumb to the side and not down as the signal to kill.



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    Re: My resident insane squirrel strikes again

    Quote Originally Posted by isubeatle View Post
    they would actually hold their thumb to the side and not down as the signal to kill.
    Ok..... Let's all imagine his thumb is pointed to the side for historical accuracy.



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    Re: My resident insane squirrel strikes again

    Quote Originally Posted by isubeatle View Post
    they would actually hold their thumb to the side and not down as the signal to kill.
    leave the squirrel - kill isubeatle.



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    Re: My resident insane squirrel strikes again

    Quote Originally Posted by linkshero View Post
    The chocolate might do the trick for you (kill it). Especially if it is taking the foil off first.

    This squirrel is the epitome of evil. Chocolate will only give it power.



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    Re: My resident insane squirrel strikes again

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneYoda View Post
    This squirrel is the epitome of evil. Chocolate will only give it power.



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    Re: My resident insane squirrel strikes again

    I hate squirrels, the destroy everything they can get into. I've put poison peanuts out before where they dig and well they don't seem to dig in those spots anymore for some odd reason...

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    Re: My resident insane squirrel strikes again

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonestate78 View Post
    Ok..... Let's all imagine his thumb is pointed to the side for historical accuracy.
    no ****.


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    Re: My resident insane squirrel strikes again

    Get a BB gun and shot it. Problem solved.



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    Re: My resident insane squirrel strikes again

    They are persistent and pretty clever little buggers. If your chocolate had any nuts in it, that may be what attracted the squirrel. My cable guy says they have problems all the time because there is some substance in the cable wire insulation that squirrels seem to like. An online site said to put dried red peppers in the bird seed because it would deter the squirrels but the birds won't mind. I must have Latino squirrels because the pepper did not bother them. I put out corn in a special corn feeder and that way we have managed a truce. Good luck.



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    Re: My resident insane squirrel strikes again

    I love squirrels. So an animal digs a hole and you kill it? Not crying over it, but I've never understood why people do this.


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