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Category: Backyard Animals

Read all about the animals you can find right at your doorstep! From the smallest birds to reptiles and rodents!

  • Do Moles Eat Slugs? (When and how?)

    Do Moles Eat Slugs? (When and how?)

    As a garden owner, I have often found myself in a dilemma when it comes to pests. One question that has been on my mind for a while is whether moles eat slugs. Yes, moles do eat slugs. Moles are opportunistic feeders and primarily consume insects, worms, and other invertebrates found in the soil. Slugs…

  • Do Groundhogs Eat Hydrangeas?

    Do Groundhogs Eat Hydrangeas?

    Groundhogs, also known as woodchucks, are herbivores and have a diverse diet that includes various plants, flowers, and vegetables. While hydrangeas are not their preferred food source, groundhogs may eat hydrangeas if other food options are scarce or if they find the taste appealing. To protect your hydrangeas from groundhogs, consider using fencing, repellents, or…

  • Do Groundhogs Eat Grubs? (Know The Facts!)

    Do Groundhogs Eat Grubs? (Know The Facts!)

    As a backyard owner, I’ve always been curious about the wildlife that frequent my garden. One animal that often emerges from its burrow is the groundhog (Marmota monax), also known as a woodchuck. Recently, I found myself wondering, “Do groundhogs eat grubs?” After researching and observing these fascinating creatures, I’ve discovered the answer, which I’m…

  • Do Groundhogs Eat Eggs? (Answered!)

    Do Groundhogs Eat Eggs? (Answered!)

    After finding a few scattered eggshells in my backyard, I couldn’t help but wonder if the groundhogs living nearby were responsible for the mess. As a backyard owner and lover of nature, I decided to do some research on whether groundhogs eat eggs. In this blog post, I will share my findings with you, including…

  • Do Groundhogs Eat Celery?

    Do Groundhogs Eat Celery?

    As a backyard owner, I’ve always been interested in the various animals that visit or live on my property. I’ve seen many creatures come and go, and I’ve always been fascinated by the ways they interact with the environment and their food choices. One animal that has piqued my curiosity is the groundhog. These furry…

  • Do Groundhogs Eat Acorns?

    Do Groundhogs Eat Acorns?

    As a backyard owner, I’ve always been intrigued by the various animals that visit my garden. One of the most interesting critters I’ve encountered is the groundhog. Also known as the woodchuck, this burrowing rodent is a common sight in many parts of North America. Groundhogs are primarily herbivores, feeding on various plants, fruits, nuts…

  • Do Groundhogs Eat Cucumbers?

    Do Groundhogs Eat Cucumbers?

    As a backyard owner and gardening enthusiast, I’ve always been curious about the eating habits of the various creatures that visit my garden. One animal that frequents my yard is the groundhog, also known as a woodchuck. Recently, I observed a groundhog spending a lot of time near my cucumber plants, which led me to…

  • Do Groundhogs Eat Cabbage? Yep – here’s what to do!

    Do Groundhogs Eat Cabbage? Yep – here’s what to do!

    Growing my own produce has always been a passion of mine. There’s something so satisfying about planting seeds, nurturing them, and watching them grow into beautiful, leafy vegetables. But every gardener has faced the frustration of animals eating their hard work. Over the years, I’ve dealt with various critters, and one animal that’s been a…

  • Do Groundhogs Eat Roses? (Do This!)

    Do Groundhogs Eat Roses? (Do This!)

    As a backyard owner, I’ve always been interested in learning more about the wildlife that visits my garden. One animal that has caught my attention recently is the groundhog. These cute, furry creatures may look harmless, but they can cause significant damage to plants and crops. One question that has been on my mind lately…

  • Do Groundhogs Eat Oranges?

    Do Groundhogs Eat Oranges?

    As a backyard owner, I’ve often wondered about the eating habits of the various critters that roam around my property. One animal I see quite frequently is the groundhog. These adorable rodents are often seen munching on grass and other vegetation, but do they eat oranges? The short answer is yes, groundhogs can eat oranges,…