Caught on Camera
Posing and all! This little critter is called a Prairie Dog. Cute… but they make sizable holes on your property, therefore are unwelcome tenants.
Prairie Dogs have a high-pitched, bark-like call. Recent studies suggest that Prairie Dogs possess the most sophisticated of all natural animal languages.
Short and medium grass prairies and plateaus of the American West.
Prairie Dogs are almost exclusively vegetarian. The various native plants of the Great Plains make up the Prairie Dog’s primary diet, comprising all kinds of grasses, roots, weeds, forbs and blossoms. They acquire all of their water from the food they eat.