Meet Putter, the ice cream-loving squirrel

Shop owners feed this squirrel mini ice cream cones every single day and it's the cutest
Meet Putter, the ice cream-loving squirrel
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13 April, 2017

An ice cream shop and a local squirrel are going viral for their unique friendship.

Customers are asked to not feed Putter because she already gets fed from the shop.

Martin, who bought the shop from its previous owners with his wife in 2015, said that Putter began coming to the shop last summer and hasn't left since.

Fantasy Isle Ice Cream & Mini Golf in Harbor in Holden Beach, North Carolina has attracted a loyal squirrel, that they named Putter, who seems to have a taste for ice cream.

The owners say she comes down nearly every day for a special scoop.

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"You can call her name and she will literally come out of her nest in one of these big trees and hop her way down to the roof to ultimately to the rail and waits on her cone", they said.

A video posted on Fantasy Isle's Facebook page shows the exact moment Putter scurries up to receive one of her cones, grabs it and then runs off to a little corner to happily munch away.

Her flavor of choice? "We put a sign out to let people know she's part of the family, and to limit feeding her". She's a cute little mascot.

Putter enjoys a petite size cone made just for her filled vanilla or no sugar added ice cream. "We are trying to control it, instead of her getting way too much food".


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