There are many animals that depend on a variety of plants for food and sustenance. There are also plants that depend on animals to help them pollinate. There are some instances where, as an animal eats a food, the pollen from the plant gets trapped onto the coat of the animal. As the animal continues to move throughout their habitat, the pollen in their fur get deposited into other areas.
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how do plants and animals depend on each other
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