"They are incredibly special creatures," the Prince of Wales said. He's also taken with turkeys.
The youngsters' tails were knotted together with long grasses and plastic strips their mom had used for their nest.
In a surprising twist, the squirrel was the one who needed assistance.
Karamel is believed to be the first squirrel to be given prosthetics.
“It’s jumping on people and biting them and scratching them. We need help.”
But a researcher warns against putting too much of a "human spin" on it.
The animal looks to be just the latest victim of Yoplait’s container.