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White Squirrel Day 2021

White Squirrel Day 2021

For the seventh year in a row, Groundhog Day will be celebrated in Brevard, North Carolina as “White Squirrel Day.” However, unlike previous years, the popular downtown event that typically draws hundreds of excited on-lookers, is being replaced by a virtual-only...

Baby white squirrels found in Brevard

Baby white squirrels found in Brevard

It's a Baby White Squirrel These baby squirrels were found after the tree their nest was located in, had been  cut down. The mother squirrel did not make it and the rescuer thought she had been killed by one of the falling limbs. When the wild rehabilitator went to...

Celebrate White Squirrel Day – February 2, 2020

Celebrate White Squirrel Day – February 2, 2020

For the sixth year in a row, Groundhog Day will be celebrated in Brevard, North Carolina as “White Squirrel Day.” On February 2, 2020, Brevard’s beloved ambassador white squirrel, Pisgah Pete, will once again take the helm at the city’s festivities and attempt to...

White Squirrel Sighting in Prior Lake, MN

White Squirrel Sighting in Prior Lake, MN

We received an email this morning from Duane L. of Prior Lake, MN. He saw a white squirrel yesterday outside of his home. Unfortunately, the white squirrel was too far away as to determine if this was an albano squirrel. If not albano, then I would guess that it to be...

White Squirrel seen in the Yukon

White Squirrel seen in the Yukon

White Squirrel sitings are coming in from all over the continent. We just received word that a white squirrel was seen in the Yukon, which is a territory in northwest Canada. This area is sparsely populated so doubtful if the squirrel originated from the Brevard white...

Melanie – A Florida Connection

Melanie – A Florida Connection

During a vacation excursion to the Orlando area, Bob Glesener happened upon a Wildlife Rehabilitation and Refuge Center known as Back To Nature Wildlife, Inc.   There amongst cages housing everything from injured bald eagles to half-wolves was a white squirrel named...

The True Story About The White Squirrels

The True Story About The White Squirrels

Through the years I have read many articles about the origin of your white squirrels. Some of the articles contained untrue statements and this was very disturbing to me. I am writing this to you so that you have the true facts and story about your white squirrels.

White squirrels make the news…again

White squirrels make the news…again

Rob Nelson a white squirrel enthauist and a biologist follows the white squirrels around the U.S. According to an article in the Washington  Post, "Nelson — a biologist and creator of science videos who lives in Charlotte — did not set out to become the White Squirrel...

White Squirrel Research

White Squirrel Research

The popularity and fascination of white squirrels continues according to the website untamedscience.com. They are doing research and asking folks to submit their sightings of white squirrels around the U.S. They have produced a great video on white squirrels. Take a...

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