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What do aardvarks eat?

They eat ants, termites, and underground fruit. Probably as a source of water. The Aardvark ( Orycteropus afer ) (afer: from Africa) is a medium-sized, burrowing, nocturna (MORE)
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How do aardvarks get their food?

their toung, which has a sticky mucus on it, is very long, which ables it to use their toung to scoop out ants. their toung, which has a sticky mucus on it, is very long, whi (MORE)
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How do aardvarks eat?

aardvarks use their long tongue to lick ants out of their tunnels aardvarks use their long tongue to lick ants out of their tunnels Aardvarks use the mouth like any other (MORE)
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Were do aardvarks live?

The aardvark lives only in Africa, south of the Sahara. Their land ranges from Sudan to South Africa. They live mainly in savannas, woodlands, grassy plains, and bush country (MORE)
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Do aardvarks swim?

Aardvarks, being land mammals, can probably swim. The only problematic factor is that generally, they don't need to. All land mammals can swim if they are forced to, and this (MORE)
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Are aardvarks extinct?

No. Aardvarks are found throughout South Africa, they are highly endangered, and are on the brink of extinction.
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Do aardvarks have enemies?

Yes. Aardvarks are often preyed upon by hyenas, leopards, lions, and pythons.
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Do aardvarks sleep?

Of course, every animal sleeps but some animals (in particular marine mammals) such as dolphins sleep keeping half their brain awake, to keep alert of predators.
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Do aardvarks squeak?

Aardvarks can squeak but they choose not to. Instead of squeaking, which would attract their natural predators (wild boars and ocelots), they emit an incredibly low frequency (MORE)
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Do aardvarks jump?

Aardvarks, despite having relatively short legs, have tremendous thrust due to evolved, densely coiled muscles in their feet. They act as a sort of "spring" to lift the aardva (MORE)
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Are aardvarks insectivorous?

Yes, aardvarks are insectivorous, or more commonly, they are insectivores. Their main diet is ants and termites.