Do Squirrels Hibernate in Winter?


Squirrels do not hibernate in winter. Squirrels are active all times of the year. However, they are not seen as much in winter as they stay inside to conserve heat.
Q&A Related to "Do Squirrels Hibernate in Winter?"
Tree squirrels in North America don't hibernate - they store food in
"Although squirrels seem to disappear from sight in the winter months, they are in the exact places where they lived during the warmer months. In fact, squirrels spend their
usually in there nests or tree hollows.
Generally Tree squirrels do not hibernate, but several species of ground squirrels do, and they hibernate in burrows like the Richardsons ground squirrel. Excerpt from Wikipedia.
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