This category covers questions about omnivores, species that consume both plants and animals as their primary food source. While some animals may portray "omnivorous" behavior, they will generally prefer one food source over another; the term only applies to those that will continually eat both vegetation and meat. Humans are regarded as omnivores.

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Is a squirrel a herbivore or a scavenger?

Squirrels are herbivorous animals, eating nuts, plants, and fruit. When faced with hunger, they have been known to eat insects and small rodents.

What is an omnivore?

Omnivore is a word which refers to all organisms that are capable to eat both meat/flesh and vegetable. Examples of this are humans and domesticated animals (even though they are considered as carnivores, they become omnivore because they are being domesticated). There are also a number of wild animals that have developed diets as omnivores to deal with the different food availability in each season. For example bears will eat fish and berries, fruit, grasses etc
An omnivore is an animal which can eat meat but also vegetation. People and bears are examples of omnivores.
omnivores are animals that can and do eat both meat as well as fruit/vegetables/plants. Omnivores include Humans, pigs, bears,
An animal or an organism that eats plants and amimals, otherwise meat.
An animal that eats both meat and plants.
an omivore is an animals that eat both plants and animals.
An omnivore (from Latin: omne all, everything; vorare to devour) is a species of animal that eats both plants and animals as its primary food source.

A animal that eats plants or meat, they find herbevores for meat,but get killed by carnivores that only eat meat

They eat meat and flesh

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An omnivore is something that has both meat and vegetables in their diets (eats both)

For example: Humans that are not vegetarians, they eat both meat and vegetables.
An omnivore is an organism that eats both meat and plants; humans are omnivores we eat both.

Are foxes carnivores herbivores or omnivores?

ALL Foxes are omnivores because they eat berries, grasses, fruits but they also eat fish, small mammals, birds, etc.

Foxes are omnivores, and they usually eat small mammals such as shrews, however they will feed on berries and fruit if necessary.
Foxes are omnivores.

Are caterpillars carnivores herbivores or omnivores?

It depends on the species.

Most caterpillars are herbivores however, there are some species which are carnivorous (one, the chalk hill blue, feeds on ants)

Are sloths omnivores?

Herbivores. Their claws are used to climb the thick bark of trees which is their main habitat.

Is an octopus a carnivore or an omnivore?

Depending on what an Omnivore is, (an animal that eats plants) or a carnivore (animals which eats meat) An octopus eats both. most likely plants so an Omnivore.

Was a heath hen an omnivore?

Yes, a member of the grouse family the now extinct heath hen was an omnivore with insects and worms being part of its diet.

Is a quail a carnivore herbivore or an omnivore?

Quail are considered omnivores โ€“ this means they will eat plant-based food, such as seeds and leafy, green vegetation, as well as animal-based food, such as insects.

Are geckos carnivores herbivores or omnivores?

Generally geckos are insectivores (carnivores) however some geckos are omnivores and can live on a fruit or insect diet. It depends on the species of gecko though.

What are examples of omnivores?

Omnivores are organisms that consume both plants and animals some examples of which are:

  • Humans
  • Bears
  • Chickens
  • Pigs
  • Raccoons
  • Badgers
  • Hedgehogs
  • Opossums
  • Skunks
  • Sloths
  • Squirrels
  • Chipmunks
  • Mice
  • Extinct(dead for good) dinosoars which are featured in movies, animal books, ect. ect.
  • Rats
  • Chimpanzees
  • Various birds
  • Chickens
  • Some fish
  • Some lizards and turtles
  • ravens

Is a chimpanzee an omnivore?

Chimpanzees are omnivores (eating plants and meat). They forage for food in the forests during the day, eating leaves, fruit, seeds, tree bark, plant bulbs, tender plant shoots, and flowers. They also eat termites, ants, and small animals (they have even been known to eat young monkeys).

Are jaguars herbivores carnivores or omnivores?

Jaguars are carnivores. They eat other animals. They can also be an herbivore under certain conditions

How do dingos hunt?

Dingos hunt by sneaking up on their prey and capturing them.