Least Chipmunk

The tiny least chipmunk has returned after a long, hard winter. They are small and fast and hard to photograph. This one found a few morsels of food under my bird feeder and stopped to eat. They are so darn cute. Maralee

Least Chipmunk

Did you know that there are 23 species of chipmunk? The Least Chipmunk (Tamias minimus) is the smallest North American chipmunk. Its size ranges from 8" to 12". That size must include the tail because these guys are really little. It has three black with white stripes between them on their face and five on their back. They do not …

Least Chipmunk

At least I think it is a Least Chipmunk. They are the smallest chipmunks in Oregon and this one is really small. And very fast. We have several of them scampering along the rocks in our back yard. Maralee