Your one-stop resource for all you need to know about catching, cleaning, and cooking squirrels!

Warning! This website contains detailed written instructions, photos, and videos about trapping, dispatching, skinning, and cooking squirrels. Content may not be appropriate for all audiences. Use discretion.

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The squirrel – an animal that needs no introduction. They are one of the most common rodents in North America.

Ask anyone to describe a squirrel to you and you’ll probably hear the words “cute” and “furry.” What many do not know is, squirrels are one of the best sources of wild meat in the outdoors!

Not only is this creature high in protein, iron, and Vitamin B6, it is truly organic, readily available in most backyards, and doesn’t cost a penny!

Squirrel stew (Photo credit: Richard Toller)

This website exists as a resource for everyone to learn how to enjoy this popular critter. Whether you’ve never eaten squirrel before or are a seasoned hunter, you’ll find something useful on here. From recipes, to trapping techniques, this website covers it all!

Disclaimer: Always check your local laws before gathering wildlife for consumption. Trapping, hunting, and/or killing of certain animals may not be permitted in all jurisdictions. is not responsible for any legal repercussions resulting from your use of this website.

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