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Chipmunks sneaky-fast seed thieves

Caught in the act! This little chipmunk can move seed with surprising speed, costing me a surprising amount of money.
Photographer: Bill Danielson
Caught in the act! This little chipmunk can move seed with surprising speed, costing me a surprising amount of money.
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It’s 4:50 on Sunday afternoon and I’m sitting on my deck because I’ve had a curious thought running through my head for some time now. I’ve been wondering how much I’m being swindled by one of my wild neighbors and I’m out to find the answer. Susan thinks I’m out of my mind. The neighbor I’m speaking of is the chipmunk that comes to raid my feeding operation. With a little — a very little ...

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williamstatler
October 13, 2013
6:29 p.m.

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Chipmunks gotta eat too. They're not stupid! You provide them with easy food... they take it. Wouldn't you?

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