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drey

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a squirrel's nest
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I urge everyone to condemn the killing of Doctor Drey.
Dreys are snug, even in wet, cold, or windy weather.
Each plot was thoroughly inspected, and all trees were searched with binoculars for dreys and cavity-nests.
Graham red squirrels appear to prefer cavities over dreys (Young et al.
Mais adiante seguindo suas reflexoes sobre a constituicao da populacao gaucha, Dreys chama atencao para o que ele considerou uma anomalia.
Red Squirrel Protection Partnership's Paul Parker said:"Wethink the reds and the greys are sharing dreys.
If you have trees, or overlook a park or other area with a sprinkling of trees, you are likely to have squirrels, who build their dreys in trees, living close by because of the availability of food.
Their large dreys (nests) will be visible along with chewed pine cones.
No safe haven for our birds, No dreys for squirrels too, The gift of trees is priceless, Appreciated by so few.
These busy animals are related to rats and mice and spend much of the winter asleep in their homes, which are a bit like nests and called dreys.
With all these new trees, we will have a great number of spare leaves and twigs with which to build new dreys, and we'll be able to have lots more squirrel kittens, and the nut economy will improve in squirrelly leaps and bounds.
The squirrels that live in our local woods are probably reciprocating by wondering how many Avison pelts it would take to line their dreys comfortably.