Guys, yes, yes, it's a chipmunk. They are sometimes also called ground squirrels, don't sue me.+Xoxe García
: no idea. I wasn't going to sex it. The thing was already scared out of its tiny little mind, having been chased around the house by two humans and one very eager cat.
Besides, see above - I'm not a biologist, I call those things ground squirrels, not Neotamias.+Dimitrios Desyllas
: it's free. Trust me, if I hadn't wanted to free it, you wouldn't have seen that plastic container without a cover. Those things are fast, and they can jump too. It didn't stay long in the container once I took it out and we started taking pictures.