While pizza rat gets all the headlines, the Upper West Side has its own furry little celebrity: Croissant Squirrel! Sunny Mindel saw the little guy in Riverside Park between 72nd and 73rd street a few months ago and snapped this picture. “Squirrels on the UWS have been trend setting foodies before all other wild life!” she wrote.
Here’s to animals whose appetites are bigger than their own bodies!
In case you missed it, here’s pizza rat hauling a slice in the train station on 14th street: