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Golden Mantled Ground Squirrel
I believe this little guy is a Spermophilus lateralis

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Arthur Digbeegreat shot!

Arthur Digbee

Voted 10/10

It's rare these little guys stand still for a portrait.
Posted Aug 1, 2007 3:55 pm

seanpeckhamstanding still

seanpeckham

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Thanks! I took a series of these, each getting closer, always expecting it to bolt, but it didn't. I figure the ones in this area must get fed.
Posted Aug 1, 2007 4:42 pm

AzraSweet...

Azra

Voted 10/10

..and great shot!
Can you send me this guy please :-)

Regards
Posted Aug 1, 2007 6:17 pm

DeanI had to chuckle

Dean

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when I saw your pic of this cute little guy. Also because I also have a shot of one that exhibits some "attitude". While I have titled mine as a chipmunk, I do acknowledge it is really a golden mantled groundsquirrel. My pic is HERE.
Posted Apr 4, 2008 8:43 am

seanpeckhamRe: I had to chuckle

seanpeckham

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Thanks for that link, I had a laugh myself! Amazing tightroping squirrel too.
Posted Apr 5, 2008 1:59 am

Wiktoria PlawskaCute

Wiktoria Plawska

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This chipmunk is very cute, nice perspective on it too!
Posted Jan 17, 2009 6:07 pm

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seanpeckhamSubmitted by seanpeckham
on Aug 1, 2007 3:31 pm

Image ID: 318826
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Lat/Lon: 43.83453°N / 114.25781°W
Object Title: Golden Mantled Ground Squirrel

Image Type(s): Wildlife