Red-Tailed Hawk…and one relieved squirrel

One of the faculty just came into my office for me to check out the “penguin” on the lamp post. Whhhaaa?

Red-tailed hawk, aka "The Penguin"

Red-tailed hawk, aka “The Penguin”

Spots mid-day snack.

Spots mid-day snack.



Sorry so blurry…zoom on camera doesn’t go as far as hawk caught her snack.

Snack nabbed...

Snack nabbed…

The squirrel I've been feeding is very relieved he's not the mid-day snack.

The squirrel I’ve been feeding is very relieved he’s not the mid-day snack.


About sleepycathollow

I'm Michelle and live in Northern Nevada ~ beautiful mix of high desert and the Sierra. While I work at the University, I'd rather take pictures, play with fountain pensioned ink, garden, cook, craft and make quilts. :)
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3 Responses to Red-Tailed Hawk…and one relieved squirrel

  1. I’m a little concerned about UNR if a faculty member’s grasp on zoology is so… challenged. ;-p

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