What Does an Ostrich Eat?

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Ostriches feed on various types of seeds, grasses, small plants and forage on trees. They normally supplement their diet with animal food like invertebrates and tiny vertebrates which they pursue by running. Ostriches are nomadic and they normally drift wherever food is readily available. Nevertheless, they never wander very far from water.
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Ostriches eat insects that they come in contact with. Their favorites include moths, crickets and grasshoppers. They will also eat worms when they are present. Frogs and small lizards
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They mainly feed on seeds, shrubs, grass, and other plant matter; occasionally they also eat insects such as locusts. (Wikipedia)
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Humans eat ostrich, as does large cats. A lot of animals will eat ostrich eggs.
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Ostriches eat various seeds. grasses, bushes and forage on trees. They also eat small animals.
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An ostrich is considered an omnivore - an animal that eats not only plants, but small animals and rodents as well. They eat roots, plants, leaves, flowers, fruits and veggies, and small rodents and lizards. You can find more information here: http://www.worldstory.net/en/savana/ostrich_food.html
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