Can Squirrels Crack Pecans?
How many pounds of nuts do squirrels eat a day?
A Quick Guide to Squirrel Nutrition In particular, squirrels prefer acorns, hickory nuts, and beech-nuts. Insects and other food derived from animals make up under 2% of a squirrel’s diet. So, your squirrel will need just over a quarter pound of food every day.J
Can squirrels eat any kind of nuts?
Squirrels eat a lot of nuts and will eat any type but their favourite nuts include: Acorns. Walnuts. Pecans.
Can squirrels eat pecans?
Other favorites aren’t exactly natural, but the squirrels love them anyway. These additional foods include peanuts, peanut butter, pecans, pistachios, grapes, corn, squash, zucchini, pumpkin, strawberries, carrots, apples, sunflower seeds and even snack items, such as Oreo® cookies.