Pika or Mouse Hare of the Himalaya, as seen in Spiti, Himachal Pradesh, India. Marmots are generally large ground squirrels. Marmots typically live in burrows and hibernate there through the winter. Most marmots are highly social, and use loud whistles to communicate with one another. Marmots mainly eat greens and many types of grasses, berries, lichens, mosses, roots and flowers. This footage is part of the professionally-shot stock footage archive of Wilderness Films India Ltd., the largest collection of imagery from South Asia. The Wilderness Films India collection comprises of thousands of hours of high quality broadcast imagery, mostly shot on HDCAM 1080i High Definition, HDV and Digital Betacam. Write to us for licensing this footage on a broadcast format, for use in your production! We pride ourselves in bringing the best of India and South Asia to the world... wfi @ vsnl.com and email@example.com.