This area truly is beautiful in the winter with the snow and Christmas lights. My mom used to take my sisters and me to Chicago each year at Christmas-time it was truly magical. I will forever remember Christmas-time in Chicago.
Early morning, in the walk through red squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris) enclosure, at the British Wildlife Centre. The arrival of visitors ensures that the squirrels get a good workout; here, the squirrel stretches towards an unseen.