Red Squirrel

Red Squirrel Sciurus vulgaris The red squirrel is Britain's only native squirrel. These squirrels who have white or pale brown tail hairs are thought to be the only true British red squirrels. Those that do not have these paler tails may be descended from Scandinavian introductions who were without white tails. Sadly the red squirrel is in terminal decline. The American grey squirrels introduced in