Basic information about chipmunks
1. Appearance and size
Chipmunks are rodent type animals that are striped. They belong to the family of Sciuridae, and often they look like squirrels. Chipmunks are small in size, a little bigger than palm sized and embrace brown fur. They are little squirrel-like creatures. The eastern chipmunk grows not more than 11 inches and weighs up to 4.4 ounces only.