What Do Vultures Eat?


Vultures are large birds that are excellent scavengers. They are found all over the world, at the exception of Australia and Antarctica. Their primary source of food is carrion; dead carcasses or decaying animals that often emit a rancid smell due to bacterial growth. They are skilled at eating anything from meat, skin, and even feathers, leaving only the bones behind.
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Vultures are fed on by other birds and hyenas once they die or get sick. It is not common to see these dead scavengers since they have very few predators. Vultures are known to eat carrion or dead animals.
Vultures normally eat meat. These large, carrion-eating birds are scavengers by nature and they eat the bodies of dead as well as rotting animals. Vultures have only a few predators that include coyotes and bobcats.
Vultures do not have many natural predators, especially once they attain adulthood. However, baby vultures often fall prey to other larger birds like the hawk. The vulture is known for feeding on dead and decaying animals.
Vultures usually eat things that are dead. They are usually found in very warm climates. They usually eat the left overs from other animals.
Vultures are what one would call 'scavengers.' They feed on the dead bodies of rotting animals, also known as, carcasses. They are predators since they do not kill the animals themselves.
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