April 28, 2014 11:45 AM EDT

Humans will spend $15k on reconstructive surgery to look better in selfies. Squirrels, on the other hand, believe selfies are basic and will attack anyone who thinks otherwise.

Photo evidence below:

According to the guy who documented this interaction on Imgur, he “went in for the selfie, got a rabies shot.”

(h/t: UpRoxx)

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