Captured in Assiniboine Park, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada…This baby chipmunk is filling up on sunflower seeds, as you can see by his pouch…Chipmunks don’t actually hibernate. They just store a lot of food in their burrows and sleep for the winter. Every so often, they have to wake up to eat.
Canon XTi, w Sigma 150mm-500mm Zoom Lens, AV 4.0, Shutter speed 1/400, ISO 400. Focal length 380mm
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