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One of the things I like about Youtube is their use of association in order to offer interesting videos for one's interest.  Its amazing what one can stumble across on the site, and there are always new things being posted on a continual basis.  

Take this example.  I was rewatching a video showing
, letting them know it was time for lunch.  I always look to the right of the video and check out all the interesting videos offered on other web pages.  

I came across this one.  I'm a squirrel person, having raised two, and my Mother raising a third.  They make great pets, until its time to get out and pass on their genes to the next generation.  They can be neutered when they are young, and they will tend to stick around the house.  Mom actually had her little Margaret vaccinated and neutered at the Ft. Jackson vet clinic, and she lived for a good while before getting out and checking out the world for herself.

Anyway, I came across this, and learned a few things here.

When This Guy Investigated Some Distressing Squeals, He Found Three Creatures In A Sticky Situation

This was the very first time I had ever heard of a "rat king", or "squirrel king" before, so I started following the trail and the history of the "Rat King" unfolded.  An (Almost) Comprehensive History of Rat Kings.  You can just imagine what it would be like, living in medieval times and coming across a 'rat king', especially during the Plague.   Shock

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The Saru, Estonia rat king of 2005 at the Natural History Museum at the University of Tartu.

Awsome - 5 squirrels attached by their tails!

Squirrel King in Bangor, ME

Squirrel King, Rat King: Now I know what this means, and also the historical significance.  Neat huh? S5
Have a Gneiss Day!

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