Bi-sciurus

“In areas of Ireland where pine martens are thriving, grey squirrels have almost disappeared, allowing reds to reestablish themselves.
The occurrence of [squirrel]pox-resistance within some red squirrel populations is also a reason for hope for red over grey. Last but not least is the development of an oral contraceptive for grey squirrels together with plans to bait them using Nutella.” https://theconversation.com/in-defence-of-the-grey-squirrel-britains-most-unpopular-invader-73983

A gift for Ferrero’s bushy-tailed marketers: sex and chocolate.

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Nutkin

“In terms of their natural diet, red squirrels love pine cones and the magnificent Monterey pines we have here on Tresco means there’s a huge supply of cones.” (http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-cornwall-24164247)

The Monterey Pine is native to California rather than Cornwall, but it’s an adorable start.