Someone actually likes toasted walnuts.


A Fargo, N.D., man getting back from a four-day journey found a big cargo in is Chevrolet pickup, however not within the mattress.

Bill Fischer revealed on Facebook {that a} squirrel had stashed 175 kilos of black walnuts beneath the hood of his Avalanche within the engine bay.

“I could only laugh at the situation as it has occurred in the past,” Fischer instructed SWNS.

“This year was a record.”


Fischer stated the nuts come from a close-by tree that produces a biannual harvest and that he’s beforehand noticed a pink squirrel making journeys towards his truck and has tried to make use of deterrents, which didn’t work this time round.

“I have in the past used a mixture of cayenne pepper and tabasco sauce in a spray mixture under the hood,” Fischer stated.


The insurance coverage salesman spent seven hours eradicating physique elements to get to the nuts, which crammed seven five-gallon buckets, however doesn’t suppose he received to all of them.

“Some of the nuts I am unable to retrieve. They are hidden inside the frame,” he stated.


The Avalanche itself is sort of as odd because the state of affairs. The short-lived mannequin contains a mattress with a “midgate” that permits it to be prolonged into the rear seat space for added carrying capability.


The Avalanche may’ve dealt with a a lot heavier haul if the squirrel had loaded up the cargo field as a substitute of the engine bay, because it has a payload capability of round 1,200 kilos.

Maybe subsequent winter.