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

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Opossum

The opossums are marsupial mammals of the order Didelphimorphia /daɪˌdɛlf ᵻˈmɔːrfiə/). ... Their unspecialized biology, flexible diet, and reproductive habits make them successful colonizers and survivors in diverse locations and ...

www.crittercontrol.com/services/opossums/opossum-diet.html

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 ...

www.opossum.org/diet.htm

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

www.mnn.com/earth-matters/animals/stories/10-things-you-didnt-know-about-opossums

Nov 14, 2012 ... But first, the burning question: is it opossum or possum? ... Their normal diet consists of carrion, rodents, insects, snails, slugs, birds, eggs, frogs ...

www.havahart.com/opossum-facts

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.

animals.mom.me/diet-wild-possums-2699.html

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.nwf.org/News-and-Magazines/National-Wildlife/Animals/Archives/2015/Opossums.aspx

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 ...

opossumsocietyus.org/metabolic-bone-disease-mbd

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  ...

www.dfwwildlife.org/opossum.html

These are just a few examples of common feelings about the lowly opossum. Truth be known, the 'possum is about as harmless an animal as you can find in ...