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 »

Squirrels are vegetarians, known to eat a wide variety of nuts, fruits and other vegetarian foods, but flying squirrels have been known to eat small birds, insects and eggs. Among some foods squirrels have been known to ... More »

Arctic ground squirrels mostly eat vegetation, but they're opportunistic feeders that will eat everything from bird eggs and hatchlings to invertebrates like insects, spiders or small reptiles. They've also been known to... More »

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Flying squirrels are omnivores with diets consisting of a variety of foods, such as nuts, seeds, fruits insects and fungi. Flying squirrels that reside in southern regions tend to be a bit more carnivorous, and they even... More »

Squirrels are mostly vegetarians and eat a diet consisting of nuts, seeds, fruits and some types of green vegetation. Because squirrels are often found in urban environments, they are prone to scavenging what they can fr... More »

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Although squirrels mostly eat seeds, fruits and nuts, they will also eat small birds, insects and other creatures, so they are omnivores. There's not many things the squirrel won't eat. More »

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Squirrels are vegetarians, known to eat a wide variety of nuts, fruits and other vegetarian foods, but flying squirrels have been known to eat small birds, insects and eggs. Among some foods squirrels have been known to ... More »