Periodically when going through photographs I've taken, I come across one where it appears that "the bird has flown", but I've learnt to look more carefully before pressing DELETE. The photo above is an example one that almost ended in the Recycle Bin.
Can you see the squirrel?
Natural selection has endowed him with fur of the same colour as the dry Bushveld vegetation providing him with successful camouflage. Page to the bottom of the post to see him ...
and there he is!