[nafex] Relocating squirrels

mIEKAL aND qazingulaza at gmail.com
Wed Aug 15 19:57:49 EDT 2012


But they're so warm and fuzzy.  And squirrel stew is nasty.

~mIEKAL



On Wed, Aug 15, 2012 at 6:50 PM, Louis Pittman <lpittman at murraystate.edu> wrote:
> Squirrels are not an endangered species.  Please don't 'relocate' problem
> wildlife:
>
> 1. It's ineffective - another squirrel(and another, and another) will take
> the relocated animal's place
> 2. It's often inhumane - either for the relocated animal or the existing
> population you release them into
> 3. It's biologically - consider the potential for introduction of
> disease/parasites into the population you release into.
> 4. You may just be dumping your problem on another person.
>
> Shoot or trap and terminate.


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