Are White Squirrels Rare?

Are White Squirrels Rare?

White Squirrels are not considered rare White squirrels are not a separate species of squirrel, but rather a genetic variation of the Eastern gray squirrel that is characterized by a lack of pigmentation in their fur. This variation is caused by a genetic mutation...

White Squirrel Head Patches

Because of observing nesting patterns and interactions of mother and offspring (and because I don’t have a life and watch squirrels much to much), I have been able to track the variations in the head patch and dorsal stripes and confirm that specific patterns...