Asked in Goats and Sheep
How much grass does a goat eat each day?
The amount of grass a goat eats really depends on the breed. A Pygmy goat will eat up to 1/2 a pound of grass a day. A fainting goat eats only about 0.1 pounds of grass. So if you want a goat to mow your lawn for A Pygmy goat is the best. ...
Asked in Care of Horses
What is the best grass for horses to eat that are in a paddock all day?
There is no type of grass, but short-medium length is good. That's what my horse eats when they are in their paddock all day. Just make sure that there is not much, if not none of the lush, long grass and especially no freshly mowed grass, as that causes colic. Hope this helped :) ...
Asked in Guinea Pigs
How much grass does the average guinea pig eat?
My G.P. eats about one cup of G.P. food a day and enjoys fruit and veggies every day. I also put Him in an outdoor pen were He can eat grass all day long, and put Him on a screened in porch at night. My G.P. loooooooooooves carrots:) ...
Asked in Hippopotamuses
What eats a hippo?
Hippopotamus is the largest land animal after elephant and rhinoceros. It is a herbivorous and mainly feeds on grass, although it also eats plants if give. However the natural diet is grass. A hippopotamus can consume a daily dose of 68 kgs of grass every day. ...
Asked in Cattle Diets and Nutrition
How many tons of food does 1 cow eat per day?
Certainly not much, especially if you are going in terms of tons, not pounds (lbs). A 1000 lb cow with or without a calf will eat 25 lbs DM of forage per day. This amount changes with moisture content, so if the grass she eats has a 60% moisture content, she'll eat maybe around 40 lbs of grass per day, as fed. In terms of tons, that's 0.02 tons per day. If you were looking for a much bigger or grandioso...