This article helps those searching for squirrel information. We have
these animals divided into two basic groups: Ground
Squirrels and Tree Squirrels. The main difference
between these animals is where they nest, live and hide from predators.
In the Tree Squirrel group the Red
Squirrel, Grey Squirrel and Flying
These animals include the nine ground squirrels most common in North America. In many cases, ground squirrels are confused with gophers, chipmunks or other animals. Click in general information link or go straight to the list of squirrels for specific information.