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Groundhog Facts and History

Happy Groundhog Day!

Happy Groundhog Day! Originally a German holiday, the first American reference to Groundhog Day was in 1841 via a diary entry noting the big job the little guy has of determining whether we will soon be basking in the budding spring or bundling up for another six weeks of Winter. Do you know anything about the groundhog? Take my quiz and test your knowledge in honor of the ground dweller famously known as Punxsutawney Phil.

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Happy Groundhog Day!

T/F: Groundhogs are also known as woodchucks.

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