The Plight Of The Red Squirrel • Earth.com

The Plight Of The Red Squirrel

In England, the red squirrel is considered a threatened species. Their populations are declining due to invasive grey squirrels, diseases, road traffic accidents, predators, and loss of habitat. But humans and their pets are also a huge threat. Unfortunately, squirrels are often caught in rat traps or attacked by dogs and cats. And they have a bad rap.

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