Do you know who really loves to hunt for ground squirrels? Dogs. Cats probably do too, they just don't like to show their excitement; they like to play it cool.
Here's a photo of Jake with his prize catch. He was so thrilled that he brought the ground squirrel into the barn to show off. I didn't want to see if the critter would be Jake's afternoon snack, so we picked it up and set it on the truck bumper and went to get a shovel.
Ground squirrels are full of surprises! That little guy was playing possum! He jumped off the bumper and ran away!
Jake's favorite hunting buddy was Orwood, our ranch cat. Orwood loved to go hunting a…