Origin of red squirrel
Examples from the Web for red squirrel
Historical Examples of red squirrel
The widest spread is probably the red-squirrel; but the best known in the United States is the common gray-squirrel.Boy Scouts Handbook
Boy Scouts of America
It is a creature of amazing agility, so much so that it commonly runs down the Red-squirrel among the tree tops.
"Him and me's chums," my small sister said of the red-squirrel that hung around the log-barn.Forest Neighbors
William Davenport Hulbert
It is a little darker in colour than the Red-squirrel of the East, but I find no other difference.