Red Squirrel counted cross-stitch chart
How to Cut Up a Squirrel for Cooking - Squirrel season is upon us here in California, so I reckon it’s time to offer up to you how I cut up a squirrel for eating. As with any sort of butchery, different people do it different ways... If you've never done it, skinning a squirrel is harder than you might think. Squirrels have a thick, dense hide, whereas rabbits, their woodland colleagues, have more of a light pelt. Skinning a rabbit takes seconds. Skinning a squirrel takes minutes.
A great way to keep the homestead freezer well stocked with meat is by hunting and if your going to go hunting there aren’t many animals to hunt that will bring you more success and more enjoyment than hunting squirrel. I’ve been hunting these bushy tailed creatures since I was 7 years old and 36 years later I still haven’t grown tired of it. However there are a few things you should know about hunting squirrel that will increase your chances of a successful and enjoyable hunt.