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If my dog caught a squirrel, my reaction would be the exact opposite. I’d be more like “Hell, yes!”

I don’t know why people have issues with dogs engaging in predatory behavior. Of course, these are very often the same people who have issues with people engaging in similar behavior. (They usually don’t have a problem with cats doing this, and cats do it even more often and with greater efficiency than any dog.)

I mean this is a Weimaraner, a hunter, pointer, and retriever (HPR).

Oh, I forgot.

Miley did catch a huge fox squirrel a few weeks ago. It was sitting out in the pasture and was too far from any tree to escape. She caught it, but because she is a retriever, she couldn’t actually kill it. So she carried it around alive in her mouth, which gave the big squirrel an opportunity to fight back.

And it fought back.

And it took refuge in a tree.


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