Fisher, R. H, Groome, J. R, Ryves, B. H, Gillman, A. R, Cox, A. H. M, Fisher, R. H, Gillman, A. R & Ryves, B. H / October 1928 – vol. 22, issue 5–119 SIRS,---I read with much interest two notes on the stripping of lime twigs b y Rooks (antea, p . 36). I t would n o t be wise t o conclude t h a t every twig found in this condition had been barked b y Rooks. I have watched a squirrel stripping twigs in a similar way for nestbuilding. She did tlie job thoroughly. The twigs she selected were young shoots, and she removed the whole of the bark from ... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.