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Just Another Guy And His Squirrel


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You've got to see this morning's sweet BBC story about a British construction worker and his unusual pal.

But don't get any ideas about your own squirrel shampoo. Yes, we know about all the health benefits of pets. But experts say feral animals are called "wildlife" for a reason. Think rabies, hantavirus, and more.

If you do encounter a motherless baby squirrel in the garden (keep those cats inside, already!), here are a few tips from professional squirrel wranglers on how best to "rehabilitate" the little guy, and keep him comfy.



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