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Marmot

Yellow-Bellied Marmot, common in the Sierra mts.  3.5-11 pounds. Cute rodent,gets pretty round by fall, whistles to communicate warnings. Lives in burrows in the rocks.   Feeding them human food is terribly unhealthy for them, please don’t.            From Wikipedia:  Marmots reproduce when about … Continue reading

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