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Question for Bullie. What's going on here?

Postby Ironwood » Mon Dec 31, 2012 3:47 pm

Bullie, I'm seeing lots of grey squirrels this year with brown on them. Any idea what this is? Are the greys interbreeding with the Fox squirrels?

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Re: Question for Bullie. What's going on here?

Postby terry08 » Mon Dec 31, 2012 6:41 pm

Very interesting Gene, I have no idea on this one.

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Re: Question for Bullie. What's going on here?

Postby BigRic » Mon Dec 31, 2012 10:41 pm

that's typical color for a grey around here
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Re: Question for Bullie. What's going on here?

Postby Bullie » Tue Jan 01, 2013 7:08 pm

We see all sorts of variation in coloring over the course of a hunting season. Some squirrels have quite a bit of brown.
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Re: Question for Bullie. What's going on here?

Postby Ironwood » Tue Jan 01, 2013 7:35 pm

Thanks Bullie. I'll pay more attention during the coming year. My photos from 2,000 don't show the brown. That's why I was asking. Maybe the MS squirrels are moving in on us. :)
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Re: Question for Bullie. What's going on here?

Postby Ironwood » Tue Jan 01, 2013 8:09 pm

Well how about that! I went back through a lot of my old photos. I found this one that was taken in May of 2001.

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