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www.reference.com/pets-animals/groundhogs-bite-f5abf51a53...

Like most animals, if a groundhog feels trapped or threatened or is a female defending her babies, it will bite. Groundhogs may bite people or pets. Groundhogs are the largest members of the squirrel family.

www.vetstreet.com/our-pet-experts/getting-to-know-the-groundhog

Groundhogs, like most pets and people, are active during the day and retreat to their burrows for a good night’s sleep. But the groundhog takes his sleep more seriously than we do: The bristly herbivores are true hibernators, meaning they bulk up in the fall and sleep from roughly October to March.

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I read that groundhogs have an expectancy of 3 years. But then they do prduce at least 2 babies. Which means they too will live for 3 years. It’s a never ending battle. If a groundhog is cornered it will attack even a human. They can be vicious so be careful!

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Are groundhogs ever aggressive toward humans? I live in a suburban location, and we enjoy a great deal of wildlife in our back yard. Turkey, deer, fox, and groundhogs are daily visitors. Unfortunately, the family of groundhogs have made their home underneath a large storage shed I use. Their entry tunnel is right at the doors of the shed.

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Best Answer: Groundhogs rarely pose a threat to humans or pets, as they are more afraid of them than anything. They sometimes emit a shrill “whistle” when frightened and will run into their den opening. However, a cornered groundhog will fight to defend itself and, like all mammals, they can carry the ...

www.quora.com/Do-groundhogs-bite-Can-they-transmit-diseases

Yes, groundhogs or woodchucks (a type of marmot or large ground squirrel) can, and will bite. They prefer to run and hide in their burrow, but they will bite a person when trapped, frightened and/or trying to escape. We see this happen every few y...

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Groundhogs are rodents, so they are not carnivores. They will not attack unless they are cornered and afraid. If you threaten one, a groundhog would bite and scratch to protect itself.

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Will a groundhog attack a dog? SAVE CANCEL. already exists. Would you like to merge this question into it? ... I do believe you need to have an aeroplan number to receive air mile rewards from air ...