A squirrel’s attempt to sneak a snack from a bird feeder didn’t quite go as planned.
A hilarious slow-motion video shows the little rodent scoping out the hanging feeder that had been filled to the gills with bird seed.
Unfortunately the crafty critter didn’t realize that the feeder was squirrel-proof.
A slow-motion video shows a squirrel scoping out a hanging bird feeder in Friendswood, Texas, before making the shocking discovery that it was motorized to fend off hungry critters
The squirrel clings to the spinning perch ring as its hind end is hilariously flung through the air
It jumps onto the perch ring to dig in but is taken by surprise when the whole contraption begins to spin in circles as the squirrel tries its hardest to hold on.
Ultimately the pest is flung from the feeder and onto the cold wet ground.
The 48-second video was captured in Friendswood, Texas, was posted to Jukin Media on Saturday.
After a few seconds the squirrel loses its grip and is sent rocketing to the cold wet ground