Squirrels have a reputation for being both adorable and excitable, but sometimes there lies an intense little creature behind that charming exterior.
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So here are a few angry and sometimes straight-up aloof squirrels to remind you to never judge a book by its delightful cover.
1. Santa Claus was real until he forgot this squirrel's Christmas gift.
2. Looks like you ended up on the wrong side of the trunk, bro.
3. Meet my two friends: I call this one nut, and this one is cracker.
4. This stuffed animal laughed at their nuts; they laughed at his funeral.
5. I ate the last guy who questioned me, and he was delicious.
7. Back away from the branch and nobody gets hurt.
8. This tough AF squirrel who is having dinner and a movie.
9. The first rule about Squirrel Fight Club...
10. Death once had a near-squirrel experience.
11. This squirrel visited the Virgin Islands. Now they're just the islands.
12. This squirrel who once killed a man... twice.
13. This squirrel who died, but is feeling much better now.
14. This squirrel's blood type is AK-47.
16. Oh, I bet you'd really love to come at me right now, wouldn't you?
18. Actual proof squirrels were once Viking warriors.