If You Need a Smile, These 13 Adorable Squirrel Photos Will Make Your Day

Squirrels can sometimes be a pain, but they're also pretty darn cute, too.

Squirrels! These hungry, bushy-tailed critters love raiding backyard feeders and can be a pain in the neck for backyard gardeners and birders. But it’s hard not to smile when they get themselves into silly situations (which seems to happen at least six or seven times in an average day for a squirrel!). Sit back and have a laugh at this round-up of hilarious squirrel hijinks. Bonus! If you want to save your bird feeders from squirrels, check out Birds and Blooms' article on how to outwit your backyard squirrel population: Feeding Birds and Keeping Squirrels Away

Full house

via Christy-Wheeler (B&B reader)

Stuffed with corn

via Betsy-Chamberlain (B&B reader)

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Big stretch

via Mary-Lou-Rosemont (B&B reader)

Risky snack

via Deanne-Tomkins (B&B reader)

Hi there!

via Debbie-Smulik (B&B reader)

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Pumpkin house

via Joe-Fabian (B&B reader)

Squirrel house

via Julie-Bergstrom (B&B reader)

Transporting seeds

via Kathleen-Ottos (B&B reader)

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Snowy day

via (B&B reader)

Full plate

via Laura McArthur (B&B reader)

I can't see!

via Lynne-Berghoff (B&B reader)

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Upside down

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