Can Squirrels Swim? (And Can They Drown?)

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Who knew Squirrels could swim? Most people are clueless about whether these tiny creatures can do it. But the simple answer is- yes. Squirrels can swim in need, but they are not exceptional at it. The species of the Squirrels also play a significant role in deciding the way they swim. Whole Gray, Fox, and … Read more

Can Squirrels Eat Corn?

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Can Squirrels Eat Corn? Squirrels aren’t picky eaters, and some may wonder if corn can be on their pet squirrel’s treat menu. The answer is – it depends. Some experts, in fact, strongly prohibit feeding corn to squirrels despite its good nutrient profile. In this article, let’s get deep down everything about squirrels and corn. … Read more

Can Squirrels Eat Carrots?

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Can Squirrels Eat Carrots? Can squirrels eat carrots? You may be asking this if you’d like to share a tasty treat with the little critters visiting the garden daily, or maybe a pet squirrel accidentally ate some carrot chunks you dropped on the floor. We, humans love to eat carrots, so can squirrels safely have … Read more

Can Squirrel Eat Grapes?

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Can Squirrel Eat Grapes? Squirrels love eating human food, and there are plenty of fruits and vegetables they can safely enjoy. While some make a nutritious treat for them, other fruits and vegetables come with a warning sign. All varieties of grapes are healthy and tasty. If you are wondering ‘can squirrels eat grapes?’, ‘what … Read more

Why Do White Rabbits Have Red Eyes? (Albinism)

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Why Do White Rabbits Have Red Eyes (Albinism)? If you’re looking to adopt a bunny and your interest is piqued by albino breeds, with their beautiful white skin and hypnotic ruby red eyes, you’re in good company. Yes, the unusually charming albino rabbits are docile and certainly did not win the genetic lottery, but many … Read more

Can Squirrels Eat Almonds? (And Almond Butter)

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Can Squirrels Eat Almonds? To humans, almonds are regarded as superfoods. What about giving them to squirrels? Is almond safe or no? Can squirrels take full advantage of the benefits these nuts offer? Almonds are nutritious, contain proteins, fats, vitamins E and B2, manganese, phosphorus, potassium, magnesium, and more. They are relatively low in sugar … Read more

Can Squirrels Eat Raisins? (And Can They Choke on Raisins)

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Can Squirrels Eat Raisins? Raisins are incredible nutritional powerhouses, packed with potassium, magnesium, and an array of antioxidants. They contain no fat, or cholesterol. Are they appetizing to squirrels? Can squirrels eat raisins? Are raisins safe for squirrels? Here’s what you need to know about feeding raisins to squirrels. What Are Raisins? Raisins are dried … Read more

How Do Birds Mate? (And Do They Mate With Other Species)

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How Do Birds Mate? When birds are ready to mate, both males and females look for the best possible partners. After finding a suitable mate, the sex act is surprisingly quick. Most male birds don’t have penises; rather, both male and female birds have what’s known as a cloaca. The cloaca is an internal chamber … Read more

How Can Animals Drink Dirty Water? (Any Why They Do Not Get Sick)

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How Can Animals Drink Dirty Water? The “clean-water” problem is there everywhere. Humans easily contract diseases from dirty, contaminated water. What about animals? Can they drink dirty water? Do they get sick? Are humans the only animal that requires “clean water”? Let’s find the answers. There are many layers to this question. First, there are … Read more

Why Do Animals Attack Humans (and Ways to Prevent it)

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Why Do Animals Attack Humans and Ways to Prevent it? From bees to elephants, more and more animals are turning on humans. Estimates of animal attack deaths vary year-to-year so it’s difficult to find a concrete global number. Some animal attacks are because us humans do dumb things, while other attacks are purely based on … Read more

Can Squirrels Eat Chocolates?

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Squirrels and Chocolates: Are Chocolates Good For Squirrels? Chocolate is a tasty treat no one can resist. However, we know that most pets and chocolate don’t mix. In fact, in 2018, chocolate was number four on the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center’s (APCC) list of top pet toxins for the year. So, the questions are, … Read more