What foods are toxic to skunks?
- Cat food.
- Avocado skin and seeds.
What do skunks eat at night?
Some of the things that can draw skunks to your property include food sources in your birdseed or feeder and garbage. In addition, these animals feed on earthworms, grubs, and other larvae that they may easily find in your yard’s soil during nightime.
How do skunks get food?
They use their keen noses to track down smelly foods, such as ripe fruit, honey, carrion, garbage, or small prey. In addition, they use their hearing to detect small prey in their nests. Skunks possess powerful forearms and claws that they use to dig for insects and burrowing mammals.