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Worth feeding squirrels peanuts if all they do is bury them?

ebchower | Mar 1, 201401:03 PM     169

Every morning before work, I've been throwing a few handfuls of peanuts out in my yard. Nothing's left when I come home so I figured I'm helping some birds or squirrels get through the winter. But today I put them out and noticed just one squirrel working feverishly to bury most of them. Aside from the colossal greed of this character, will he even find them again to eat? I hate to think of all those peanuts getting wasted.

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