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chipmunk

a terrestrial rodent similar to a squirrel but lacking the bushy tail, silky coat and tufted ears. Has longitudinal stripes along its back. Called also Eutamius spp. and Tamias striatus.
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A post on Middlesbrough Neighbourhood Policing Team said: "Day two of positive action as part of Op Chipmunk today for the Middlesbrough Neighbourhood Team, along with colleagues from the M2 area, response officers, dog unit officers, CDSOU traffic officers, council wardens, parking enforcement and VOSA.
Our pygmy goats have been exploring the pumpkin pile, and the chipmunks love to scamper in and out of the mouth and eye holes in their pumpkin.
Scurrying into stone walls and scampering up tree limbs, chipmunks are always on the move.
Q: I've been watching chipmunks go in and out of the numerous holes they've dug in my yard and it got me wondering: how come there isn't any dirt around the holes?
Under continued warming,' said Rubidge, 'the alpine chipmunk could be on the trajectory towards becoming threatened or even extinct.
Attacks on other rodents by Brown Rats are not surprising; however, I cannot find a record of Townsend's Chipmunk as a prey item in the literature, though Landry (1970) alludes to "numerous accounts of carnivorousness" in the species.
POORLY children were left feeling chipper after a special hospital visit by colourful cartoon characters Alvin and the Chipmunks.
Chipmunk, 20, visited Newcastle as part of the Live and Lost with BlackBerry promotion.
This Chippy adventure follows her first book, Chippy Chipmunk Parties in the Garden, which won fifteen awards, including a Benjamin Franklin Award, Learning Magazine's Teacher's Choice Award, and a Mom's Choice Award.
But Chipmunk, who's rumoured to have a crush on Pixie, was left in the shade as the others sunbathed.
While his debut album, I Am Chipmunk, went platinum on its release in October The Hip-hop star will be appearing at Leeds Academy on July 6 as part of his first headline tour.
The hugely tipped young Essex girl, real name Daisy Coburn, teamed up with Chipmunk for her debut single Number One Enemy, out February 22.