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UPDATED: Wed., May 1, 2019, 10:22 p.m.

Squirrel electrocution suspect pleads not guilty to animal cruelty charges

A woman who is

UPDATED: Thu., April 25, 2019, 3:26 p.m.

Greenacres woman faces animal abuse charges over nine electrocuted squirrels

A Greenacres woman is accused of electrocuting nine squirrels that tried to scale her electric fence and steal walnuts from her backyard tree.

Huge squirrel population chomps crops, driving farmers nuts

There’s a bumper crop of squirrels in New England, and the frenetic critters are frustrating farmers by chomping their way through apple orchards, pumpkin patches and corn fields.

UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 19, 2017, 8:37 p.m.

Gardening: Remove incentives for havoc-wreaking squirrels

Squirrels are the clowns of the garden. … They are also terrorists with tails.

Front Porch: Family, squirrels locked in bitter feud

In the annals of feuding you may recall the Hatfields and McCoys or the Capulets and Montagues. Soon historic records may include the tale of the Hvals and the Squirrels.

Gardening with Pat Munts: Defend plants from deer, moose and rodents

While no fence or spray known to man is going to keep a hungry moose from trashing your trees, you can keep the deer, gophers, squirrels and mice from taking …