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Celebrating Squirrels On National Squirrel Appreciation Day

with Crystal Sharlow-Schaefer
Posted at 11:24 AM, Jan 21, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-21 12:24:47-05

Today is National Squirrel Appreciation Day! Squirrels have been called the world’s cutest rodents, but not everyone is a fan. Some people love them because they’re an important animal in the spread of oak trees. Others despise them, saying they’re an “invasive species.” Wildlife Director at the Wisconsin Humane Society, Crystal Sharlow-Schaefer joins us to help us understand more about our bushy-tailed neighbors.

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