Guy finds baby squirrel on the sidewalk, raises it to be his BFF

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Guy finds baby squirrel on the sidewalk, raises it to be his BFF

Three years ago, Jeff Longo found an unknown teeny tiny creature dying on the sidewalk. He took it home and nursed it. The then-mysterious animal turned out to be a flying squirrel and his eventual BFF.

When Longo found the abandoned baby, he went online to find out how to save it. Many on Reddit doubted his capability (or lack of) to raise such an animal. But he proved his doubters wrong.

First he named the adorable nocturnal rodent as Biscuits. Then for the next two months, Longo took her to work daily in his shirt pocket and fed her a bottle filled with puppy formula and heavy cream. She soon grew fur and got bigger. She also became friendlier and more energetic.

And though she can never go back into the wild, …

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