In autumn, the squirrels get busy preparing for winter. This one didn’t quite trust me as I neared. He paused on his way up the tree to give me the eye.
Then ran up to safety, still eyeing me with suspicion. Can you see him way up there?
This hare has made it his habit to sit at the base of our condo’s sign. Though he didn’t run away as I passed, he was prepared to bolt if I ventured too close.
Animals of the city are accustomed to humans. They share the space with us, but they’ve also learned to be cautious when we’re nearby.