We have a large empty lot outside our apartment building, which is a better view than just more buildings in my opinion... especially, because the entire empty lot is home to my friends :)
Meet my friends...
No, I'm not crazy... I know these gophers are pests and are annoying to some people. I wouldn't be against killing a few just to control the population. But please, just admit that you can see the cuteness in my friends :)
PS: When ever I see them on lookout, I always think of this song from on of the Lion King movies - check it out!