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Various sources have advised to feed what is known as the Modified Jurgelski Diet (90% kitten chow and 10% raw beef liver) to juvenile opossums. It is our ...

May 27, 2007 ... Little Road Smear the possum enjoys her breakfast at 10 weeks old.


Opossums eat fruits, snakes (opossums are immune to all types of snake venom, except that of the coral snake), insects, snails, slugs, eggs, mice, rats, fish, frogs ...


As opportunistic scavengers, opossums will feast on a wide variety of foodstuffs. Their omnivorous diet includes insects, small rodents, frogs, birds, and berries.


Explains Care and Feeding of Orphaned Baby Opossums.


Opossums are omnivores and survive by eating a variety of foods. The primary sources of sustenance are small rodents, insects, worms, slugs and snails, frogs  ...


Many opossums become orphaned after the mother is killed. Others ... They must lap at the formula being dispensed. warm the infants before attempting to feed.


What do possums eat? Three word answer: Anything and Everything. Possums are scavengers. If another critter dies it becomes possum food.


You are hereCare Sheets / Care Sheet - Baby Possums ... Feeding: Almost impossible to feed if less than 46 days old, mouth is sealed too tightly to allow a ...


Opossums have one of the shortest lifespans of mammals, living only 2 to 4 years . Their short lifespan is due to being a prey animal, being hunted as a food ...