Where do squirrels go at night?

People that have squirrels living in their habitat, this question is for you. You see them all day runnin around and jumpin on trees and powerlines, but you never see them at night!


12 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
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    There are 2 types of squirrel nests:

    "A squirrel's home is a leafy nest located in a cavity or fork of a tree. Cavities suitable for squirrel nests occur most often in older trees, particularly white oaks, elms, sycamores and soft maples. These are preferred home sites, especially for winter and for nurseries, because they provide good protection from weather and enemies. Leaf nests are usually built in the tops of large trees and consist of a rough twig framework with a bulky pile of leaves heaped layer upon layer. The squirrel hollows out a nest cavity in the center of the leaves. "

    PS - Chip & Dale are chipmunks!!

  • 1 decade ago

    Some patrol the dark alleys, lending a helping hand to a dame in distress. Others wander aimlessly through the vast fields, gazing at the stars looking for signs of a distant life. One sits on a grand piano in a smoky corner bar, and between a sip of scotch and a drag of cigarette, sings the pain of long gone time to the ever few listeners. And yet one other, follows the contrail of the preceding plane, up there, in that cold and thin air, just to meet the rising sun, just so that he may, once again, run around and jump on trees and power lines.

  • 1 decade ago

    In their homes inside of trees. Haven't you ever seen Chip and Dale? They really have nest in trees or bushes.

  • 1 decade ago

    have you seen any disney's animated animal movies. they talk to other animals (English Language) sometimes subbed for non-English speakers. go shopping (some poeple may think, "shopping malls close at night") well it is a squirrel's mall, so it is open 24hrs. and others sit in front of their computer and ask some questions about thier fellow squirrels through internet. and others read answers too... i wander?

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  • 1 decade ago

    in some tree hole

    squirrels usually come out at early morning

  • 1 decade ago

    To the nests they've built in the trees!

  • In the trees!

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    They hang upside down in the trees and dream of how to make you reck the next day !!

  • 1 decade ago

    they sleep in the hollows of the trees

  • 1 decade ago

    In their nest or out in the road to get hit by a car.

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