When one happens to be at home for lunch, one has the opportunity to check out the bird feeder to see who else is lunching.
Oh Oh. That's no chickadee.
A big, black squirrel has climbed up the pole, jumped to the perch, and is clinging on precariously. And *whomp* there he goes. And there goes the perch. Is there any point to re-assembling it? Again?
Time to discuss the "Squirrel Buster" with my local bird seed distributor. Just who/what is being busted?