Young squirrels are making their first trips out into the woods this month. Keep your eyes open for mini-squirrels with fresh fluffy tails and let us know where you spotted them. We'd love to hear if squirrels are breeding near you! … read more
We field numerous enquiries each year about what we can do to reduce red squirrel casualties on our roads. It's not a simple issue to tackle, but here are our thoughts. Photo: Dennis Johnson … read more
We now have a full team of project officers working in strategic locations in Scotland. Here's a little introduction from our newest recruits; Clare McInroy (Argyll, Loch Lomond and the Trossachs) and Kate Thomson (South West).
A guest blog from Rosy of Deeside Knitwits. Rosy and the Knitwits have recently made some truly amazing knitted red squirrels which they have gifted to SSRS. Here's a bit of background into what they do and how it all started! And if you didn't know what 'knitadermy' was, you soon will! Over to Rosy..... … read more
In these hard economic times, it seems that even young Scottish red squirrels need to take on a second job. Our friend Douglas has sent us a photo of what appears to be a juvenile red squirrel, hard at work, repairing a TV arial! Good luck, little one, but remember to "squirrel away" at least some of your pay... :-D … read more