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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Squirrel’

PETA Offering Reward for Squirrel Kicker Identity

In a video that went viral online, an unnamed Frenchman was shown kicking a squirrel into the Grand Canyon in Arizona. Now the UK branch of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is offering a $17,000 reward for any information leading to the arrest and conviction of the squirrel-kicker. PETA urged anyone with details to relay information to …

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Squirrel Selfie Goes Wrong For Photographer

Random fact about squirrels, they don’t like having their pictures taken. One Maine teenager found this out the hard way when he tried to take a selfie with a squirrel he met while taking a hike. Seventeen-year-old Brian Genest was visiting Florida to look at colleges when he decided to take a hike in John Chestnut Park near Tampa, Florida. …

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Squirrel Causes $300,000 In Damages

Squirrels are known for destroying bird feeders and gardens and even scavenging through animal food, but would you ever imagine that one squirrel could cause $300,000 in damage? That is what the owners of the new McMillen Community Center claim happened. The center was supposed to open on June 7 of this year, but now faces setbacks due to the …

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Squirrel Causes $300K in Damages in Indy

A defiant squirrel managed to cause roughly $300K in damages to a new Fort Wayne, Indiana community center that is scheduled to open in June. The small rodent infiltrated the electrical system of the newly renovated athletics complex at McMillen Park on April 1st, causing a power surge that destroyed three new HVAC systems, and damaged parts of the boiler …

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Squirrel $300K Damage Caused in New Community Center

A squirrel caused about $300,000 in damage to the new McMillen Community Center in Fort Wayne, In., set to open in June, according to officials on Friday. Parks Department officials told board members Thursday that the squirrel got into the electrical equipment of the building in McMillen Park on April 1, causing a power surge that damaged the heating and air …

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Squirrel $300,000 Damage A Shocking Experience

One moment of silence for a cute little critter that went out with a bang and a second one for whoever is going to have to foot the bill for the damage it caused. The new McMillen Community Center in Fort Wayne, Ind. was set to open on June 7th. Formerly known as the McMillen Ice Arena, the building was …

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Look Where This Squirrel Is Hiding His Nuts

Most of us are battling the insanity that Mother Nature is throwing our way right now, which takes a toll on the old brain after a while. The tension of driving on snow-slicked roads, the worries an ice storm can bring, dealing with no power, and cabin fever can all make us go a little mad in winter. That’s not …

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Ceramic Squirrel Stabbing – Woman Assults Husband

South Carolina authorities say a 44-year-old woman, Helen Williams, angry at a her husband for returning home without beer on Christmas – beat and stabbed him with a ceramic squirrel. Apparently the man, who in reality is her common law husband, returned home without the beer she wanted and she went crazy. Sources say he went into the kitchen to …

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Tippy the Squirrel Gains Internet Fame

We’ve all had those moments. One minute you’re drinking and having a grand ol’ time with your pals, and the next minute you find yourself tumbling head-first to the ground. After expelling the spirits, though, we’re back on our feet and ready to drink some more. In essence, it sort of looks like this: On November 25, 2013, YouTube user …

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Officer Fired For Shooting At Squirrel

A Tennesee police officer has been fired from his job for his encounter with a squirrel, which–for the squirrel– turned out to be deadly. The incident took place at a Dollar General store in Johnson County, Tennesee. Officer Jody Putnam, formerly of the Mountain City Police Force, was on duty when he found that at a Dollar General store, the …

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