We have been having all sorts of vermine visitors. Some long eared and somewhat more tolerated due to incredible cuteness, while others more light evasive and omnivorous and extensively disliked due to incredible distructiveness. And I should mention, we equally dislike the bald tails and the fluffy tails, just as Carrie in SATC famously said, "Squirrels are just rats with cuter outfits."
Watch the Carrie and the Squirrel clip here.
Typically, we believe in sharing. Yes, even the labour of our hard gardening work with those dang critters. But, sharing means, that we too, get some of the food. This is the part of the sharing concept that they don't seem to quite fathom.
When our donut peaches - not quite ripe I should mention - were showing obvious vermine traces, my man decided
Of course you realise, THIS MEANS WAR!
more Bugs war declaration.
And off he went to put out traps....
"Nature never says one thing and wisdom another." Decimus Junius Juvenalis