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Today in Hawks around Town – Behold The Pancake Squirrel

by Prince Of Petworth June 14, 2017 at 11:00 am 12 Comments

Now normally I despise squirrels as much as the next guy but this one has won me over. Thanks to Stephanie for sending from Columbia Heights.

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  • PetworthGuy

    This is AWESOME. Though I can’t think of anything off the top of my head, this strikes me as prime caption contest material.

  • Zach

    Squirrels are so cool little creatures. My cat loves watching them!

    • TinkerTaylor

      I’m siding with you and your cat over Dan and the next guy on this one.

  • It’s just me

    I was on a tour at the Alhambra in Granada Spain and the tour guide call squirrels “rats with good PR”

  • dcgator

    I’ll give Pizza Rat the upperhand just because there’s a video, but this is pretty great, too.

  • TheBigC1982

    So we’ve got hawks, buzzards, pancake squirrels , and albino squirrels. DC wildlife is entertaining.

    • Planner

      And coyotes/coywolves and foxes too!

  • anon29

    He’s eating a better breakfast than me!

  • Ron

    ”could use a little mumbo sauce.”

  • bruno

    Get that squirrel some syrup! Adorable :^)

  • That One Guy

    I’m envious of a squirrel and his/her pancake. FML. hahaha

  • CantBeUnseen

    Good lord, that squirrel needs some pants! My eyes!

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