The little animal he saw with the spotted coat, like the skin of a fawn, was a ground squirrel.
One of the largest of these is the California ground squirrel.
And certainly no ground squirrel could escape his sharp eyes.
The bivouac was in the neighborhood of the ground squirrel bridge.
The ground squirrel and Point Reyes mountain beaver have been variously identified as Fletcher's "conies."
A ground squirrel chirruped at him from a crevice of the wall.
A second den, of a large male, was in a field of sweet clover two feet high in the former burrow of a Franklin's ground squirrel.
Then the ground squirrel, that lives in the ground, instead of on the trees.
He had seen her run, screaming in genuine fright, from a ground squirrel.
The ground squirrel and kangaroo rat were found by us on only the sandy areas where there were xerophitic shrubs.