Unwitting Squirrel Entering the Tube

Caught!

Unwitting Squirrel Entering the Tube

Unwitting Squirrel Entering the Tube

The baffle is the stopper. If the squirrel enters the baffle, looking for food, it gets lost and finally comes out the bottom. There is part of me that is eager for this pest to experience the terror of the dark. But they’re still a cute creature.

This photo is a result of some HDR post processing for better color and texture. It’s rare to find wildlife so willing to stand still for it.