What Do Bobcats Eat?


Bobcats eat a mixture of smaller animals including mice, birds, rabbits, squirrels, and rats. On occasion they have been known to eat dogs and cats that are left alone outside.
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The animals that are known to eat bobcats are lions and tigers. The bobcat is a carnivorous animal that eats mice, squirrels, rabbits and game birds that live on the ground. It can run very fast to a speed of up to 48.28 kilometres per hour.
The main predators of the bobcats are lion and wolves while young ones are vulnerable to adult bobcats, coyotes and eagles. As major predators of rabbits, bobcats' aid to stabilise rabbit population cycles which profit many predatory species.
Though the Bobcat prefers rabbits and hares, it will hunt anything from insects and small rodents to deer.
Bobcats eat mice, rats, squirrels, chickens, birds, cats and rabbits. They also eat small dogs on a rare occasion. Also, they will eat more types of pet food.
Bobcats will eat mostly what it can find. Some types of food is mice, rabbits, birds, turtles, deer, squirrels, sheep, raccoons, moles and even lizards.
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Bobcats are pretty much on the top of the food chain in the animal world. They do have some predators that may be likely to hunt them besides humans. Gray Wolves and Cougars will
Bobcats are medium-sized feline predators. Their coloring is gray to reddish-brown with black streaks or spots. The average bobcat weighs 15 to 30 pounds and is 2.5 feet to 3 feet
Bobcats have few natural predators, but some may be preyed on by cougars or wolves, but normally adults are too fast for these animals, climbing tall trees to escape. And bobcats
Bobcats eat a varied diet, including rats, mice, rabbits, squirrels, carrion, and insects.
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A bobcat is a North American mammal. The bob cat's favorite dinner is rabbits and hares. It will eat anything from insects to small rodents to deer. You can ...
The bobcats main prey and favorite food are rabbits, but the have been known to eat alot of rodents, squirrells, birds, and sometimes lizards. ...
Mountain lions and coyotes are the only natural predators of adult bobcats. Bobcat kittens are sometimes eaten by coyotes, owls and foxes. You can find more ...
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