Eastern chipmunk (Tamias striatus). Do not try to feed or pet. This is the only species of chipmunk found in Connecticut. Its name ts name comes from the Odawa (Ottawa) word ajidamoonh or the Ojibwe word ajidamoo, which translates literally as "one who descends trees headlong."
Eastern mole (Scalopus aquaticus). Do not feed or pet. Often considered a nuisance for tunneling under gardens. Here are some tips for getting rid of them humanely: www.ehow.com/...
"Fox Squirrel" [Scientific name - *Sciurus niger.* Sciurus is Greek for “shade tail” & niger is Latin for “dark.” Fox squirrels are noticeably bigger than gray squirrels and can have a variety of fur colors depending on their location.They can have a white belly & a face with black and white patches. In some areas they are also called the monkey-faced squirrel or raccoon squirrel due to their facial markings.]~[Photographer Sam Bland]'h4d'121103