So, of course you already knew that it was squirrel appreciation day today, January 21, right?
The question is, how did you appreciate your squirrel? There is the ever-popular gift basket of assorted nuts.
Or you could just stop chasing your local bushy-tailed friend around your yard with that rake.
The website eHow , which published a How To Celebrate Squirrel Appreciation Day primer, claims that peanut butter on pinecones makes the perfect gift.
Who wouldn’t appreciate that?
They also suggest watching Rocky and Bullwinkle episodes.
Our favorite thing to do for our squirrel, however, is take him waterskiing.
Holiday Insights claims that Christy Hargrove, a wildlife rehabilitator from Asheville, North Carolina, started Squirrel Appreciation Day on January 21, 2001.