What Animal Eats a Hawk?


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With the exception of red foxes, great-horned owls, raccoons, larger hawks and eagles, very few animals eat hawks. Hawks have few natural predators, as they are at the top of their food chain.

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The eggs of a hawk are sometimes in danger from snakes that are able to climb up trees, but predators don't necessarily target hawk's eggs over the eggs of any other bird.

When it comes to their own prey, hawks prefer to hunt rodents and small animals, although which animals specifically depends on the species of hawk, as well as what's available in a hawk's current habitat.

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