What Raccoons Eat?

Answer Raccoons, with their masked faces and ringed tails, are cousins of the giant pandas. With their beady eyes, dexterous forepaws and bushy, gray fur, these mammals are easy to recognize as they scutt... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What Raccoons Eat

I have a fig tree and every year the raccoons eat ALL the figs. How can I keep the raccoons off my figs?

I had the same problem with animals eating my figs. My dad built a cage around it(wood frame, plastic netting). It helped to some extent. But birds would manage to get in there and then are too ... Read More »

What to Do if Raccoons Are in the Attic?

Attic spaces provide a dark, warm, safe location for a raccoon to build its den. Chattering, scratching and bumping noises are signs you have raccoons in your attic. Raccoons can cause considerable... Read More »

What do common raccoons eat?

On One Hand: Vegetable DietPlant matter can compose a significant portion of a raccoon's diet, with such things as pawpaw fruits, grapes, black cherries, beechnuts, acorns, apples, persimmons, plum... Read More »

What do you feed baby raccoons?

Although adult raccoons are omnivores, consuming a wide variety of animal and plant products, baby raccoons have more specialized nutritional needs. Although they can be cared for briefly in a home... Read More »