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THIS is one of Britain's rarest animals - an albino grey squirrel - caught pottering around a Scots garden.

The red-eyed rodent was spotted in a back yard in Craiglockhart, Edinburgh, last week.

These amazing snaps were taken by a resident who had returned home for lunch on hen he spotted e Thursday when the creature He said: "I couldn't believe my eyes. It looked almost angelic and came right up to the patio doors. He had a wee scavenge around before running up a tree."

The squirrel is believed to live on Craiglockhart Hill in a large area of urban woodland. The odds wo wo d od odla la la d nd nd nd. Th Th Th Th Th The d od od od od od od odds ds ds ds ds ds ds d against a pure white squirrel being born are one in 100,000, meaning just 25 are likely to exist in the UK grey squirrel population of 2.5million.

Steven Willis, of Saving Scotland's Red Squirrels, said: "They are certainly very rare. It is an interesting find."
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Date:Oct 21, 2013
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