Photos copyright © 2011-2014 Kat Avila
California Ground Squirrel, Spermophilus beecheyi, SQUIRREL FAMILY
California ground squirrel
Irvine Regional Park
2011.5.16
California ground squirrel
close-up
Irvine Regional Park
2011.5.16
California ground squirrel
Aliso and Wood Canyons
2013.7.10
Eastern Fox Squirrel, Sciurus niger, SQUIRREL FAMILY
At Fairhaven Memorial Park
eastern fox squirrel
recycling graveyard bouquets
2013.4.7
eastern fox squirrel
"Yum-m-my flowers!"
2013.4.7
At Mason Regional Park
eastern fox squirrel
gnawing on something
2011.10.20
eastern fox squirrel
2011.10.20
eastern fox squirrel
scurrying away
2011.10.20
In Santa Ana
pole-climbing squirrel
pole-climbing squirrel
2011.9.26
At Santiago Park
eastern fox squirrel
2013.3.17
eastern fox squirrel
"You're challenging me?!"
2013.3.17
eastern fox squirrel
"Now I'm as tall
as you are. Hah!"
2013.3.17
eastern fox squirrel
patting down a cache
hiding place
2013.3.17
At UCI
eastern fox squirrel
2010.8.5
eastern fox squirrel
2010.8.5
eastern fox squirrel
2010.8.5
eastern fox squirrel
2010.8.5
eastern fox squirrel
"Hisssss...!"
2010.8.5
gnawed pinecone
pinecone gnawed
by a squirrel
2010.8.5
gnawed pinecone
2010.8.5
pinecone leftovers
pinecone leftovers
2010.8.5
eastern fox squirrel
"Peekaboo!"
2010.8.5
eastern fox squirrel
2012.3.27
eastern fox squirrel
gnawing on pinecone
2012.3.27
eastern fox squirrel
2012.3.27
eastern fox squirrel
2012.3.27
eastern fox squirrel
2012.3.27
eastern fox squirrel
2012.3.27
eastern fox squirrel
2012.3.27
eastern fox squirrel
2012.3.27
eastern fox squirrel
"Mine. All mine!"
2012.3.27
eastern fox squirrel
2012.3.27
eastern fox squirrel
2012.3.27
eastern fox squirrel
2012.3.27
eastern fox squirrel
2012.3.27
eastern fox squirrel
2012.3.27
Botta's Pocket Gopher, Thomomys bottae, POCKET GOPHER FAMILY
Botta's pocket gopher
Whiting Ranch
2014.2.1
Botta's pocket gopher
Whiting Ranch
2014.2.1
Brush Rabbits
brush rabbit
Aliso and Wood Canyons
2013.9.28
brush rabbit
Aliso and Wood Canyons
2013.8.24



Mule Deer, Odocoileus hemionus, DEER FAMILY
mule deer
Whiting Ranch
2014.2.1
mule deer
Whiting Ranch
2014.2.1



Red-eared Slider, Trachemys scripta elegans
turtles
Aliso Creek
2013.4.17
turtle
Aliso Creek
2013.4.17