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If I’m not mistaken, this is a young Ground Squirrel (Otospermophilus Beecheyi) probably on one of its first outings beyond the maternal burrow. It’s quite a bit smaller than its elders. Its timing is good, as most of the birds of prey that could take it have gone north for the season.

Ground squirrel (Otospermophilus Beecheyi)

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