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Opossums eat carrion, insects, frogs, birds and fruits.

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The opossums, also known as possums, are marsupial mammals of the order Didelphimorphia ... Their unspecialized biology, flexible diet, and reproductive habits make them successful colonizers and survivors in diverse locations and ...

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Fresh meat and roadkill are also dietary staples. The opossum diet changes slightly depending on the season. For example, the pests eat a lot of insects in the ...

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Frequently the victim of cars and wild animals, the opossum lives throughout the United States and Canada. Understanding the diet of an opossum can help ...

www.opossum.org/diet.htm

Correct opossum diet is essential for raising releasable orphans and maintaining health in captive adults.

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Opossums are opportunistic omnivores with a very broad range of diet. They cause damage by digging up the roots of plants and getting into garbage cans.

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Nov 14, 2012 ... John Smith coined the word opossum from the word "opassum," the ... Their normal diet consists of carrion, rodents, insects, snails, slugs, birds, ...

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Mar 30, 2015 ... As for the opossum diet, “anything” best describes the menu. Birds, eggs, mice, rats, insects, snails, nuts, garbage—it's all fair game. In gardens ...

www.squirrel-rehab.org/opossum/moreinformation.html

Adult males are larger than the females. They are about the size of a cat. The Virginia Opossum is the only one that is capable of putting on large stores of fat.

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See photo of opossum fed a diet consisting of only hot dogs and the resulting facial deformities. Unfortunately, this opossum responded to initial treatment and  ...