The nutrition of chinchillas includes fruits, pellets, seeds, barks, berries, grass, alfalfa, leaves and plants. Typically, they eat foods that contain high levels of fiber. Raisins and peanuts can also be offered to chi... More » Pets & Animals Mammals Rodents

Chinchillas in the wild mainly forage for seeds, bark, herbs and grasses. As omnivores, they also eat meat and enjoy bird eggs or insects in their diets when the opportunity arises. More »

Dogs can eat carrots. However, dogs cannot metabolize whole carrots due to the cellulose that surrounds each cell of the carrot. Carrots are an ideal treat for dogs because they are rich in vitamin A and fiber, and low i... More » Pets & Animals Pets Dogs

Cro-Magnon man, now referred to as European Early Modern Humans, were hunter-gatherers who ate a varied diet containing hunted big game, fruits, nuts, berries, seeds, plants and roots. It is also known that they ate fish... More »

Chipmunks enjoy a diet that consists of fruit, seeds, berries, grains and insects. All of the food that chipmunks eat can be found in their natural habitat of the forest. More »

Hamsters can eat bread, but it is preferable to give hamsters healthier snacks of fresh vegetables and fruits for optimal nutrition, reports the ASPCA. Hamsters cannot be given rhubarb, grapes or onions because these are... More » Pets & Animals Mammals Rodents

Squirrels are opportunistic omnivores, but the bulk of their diet is made up of seeds, nuts, shoots, fruits and leaves. Occasionally, squirrels will predate upon lizards, snakes, worms, birds, eggs or insects. Squirrels ... More »