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Chipmunks do hibernate.
While chipmunks in general are not true hibernators, they tend to remain in their underground chambers during the winter months. In its northern range the chipmunk goes underground about the end of October but sleeps deeply only during the coldest period. They are so unique In every way
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Why do chipmunks hibernate during the winter?

Chipmunks don't actually hibernate. They just store a lot of food in their burrows and sleep for the winter. Every so often, they have to wake up to eat.

How long do chipmunks hibernate?

The time has 2 do with what type of squirrel it is... Comment and tell me what type of squirrel :) well chipmunks do not hibernate, they go into torpor, it is sleep that can l

Why do chipmunks hibernate?

Because it gets too cold for them and having small bodies they're a little less cold tolerant. So they store energy by eating a large amount of food. Then they'll sleep thro

Where do chipmunks hibernate?

chipmunks make a burrow through the ground and has all its food in that hole. mostly they hibernate underground:)

How long does a chipmunk hibernate?

Chipmunks may hibernate from October to April, but this dependssomewhat on the climate. They wake up every 2 weeks to eat foodfrom their food reserves.

Does a chipmunk hibernate or migrate?

yes, chipmunks hibernate , but instead of storing fat they gnaw onto their summer bounty throughout the winter. they hibernate because it gets too cold for them in the winter.

What months do chipmunks hibernate?

Chipmunks begin their hibernation in October and they come out ofhibernation in April. Over the course of the six months they stayunderground but do not stay asleep for the wh