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If You Need a Smile, These 13 Adorable Squirrel Photos Will Make Your Day

Squirrels can sometimes be a pain, but they're also pretty darn cute, too.

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Squirrels! These hungry, bushy-tailed critters love raiding backyard feeders and can be a pain in the neck for backyard gardeners and birders. But it’s hard not to smile when they get themselves into silly situations (which seems to happen at least six or seven times in an average day for a squirrel!). Sit back and have a laugh at this round-up of hilarious squirrel hijinks.

Bonus! If you want to save your bird feeders from squirrels, check out Birds and Blooms’ article on how to outwit your backyard squirrel population: Feeding Birds and Keeping Squirrels Away

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via Christy-Wheeler (B&B reader)

Full house

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via Betsy-Chamberlain (B&B reader)

Stuffed with corn

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via Mary-Lou-Rosemont (B&B reader)

Big stretch

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via Deanne-Tomkins (B&B reader)

Risky snack

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via Debbie-Smulik (B&B reader)

Hi there!

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via Joe-Fabian (B&B reader)

Pumpkin house

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via Julie-Bergstrom (B&B reader)

Squirrel house

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via Kathleen-Ottos (B&B reader)

Transporting seeds

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Snowy day

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via Laura McArthur (B&B reader)

Full plate

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via Lynne-Berghoff (B&B reader)

I can’t see!

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Upside down

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Originally Published in Birds & Blooms