Can Red Squirrels Be Pets?

What type of squirrel makes the best pet?

Flying Squirrel Flying squirrels probably make the best” pets on this list. These small creatures are highly affectionate
bond with their owner
and can even get along with people who aren’t their caretakers.4 days ago

What does it mean when a squirrel stares at you?

Squirrels can stare at humans for several reasons, however, most of the time it is out of fear, curiosity, source of food, or as an attempt to communicate with you. Unless they are in a zen state and napping, there is always a reason behind this behavior.

Do squirrels have good memories?

Grey squirrels are known to have good long-term memory — they are scatter-hoarders
collecting and hiding thousands of nuts every autumn. Previous research at Exeter has shown that their memory for the locations of hidden nuts is excellent
said co-author Professor Stephen Lea, of the University of Exeter.J