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Unsafe Foods for Squirrels

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Toxic foods are poisonous to squirrels and should be completely avoided.

  • Avocado skin/pits
  • Fruit pits/seeds


Unsafe foods are dangerous to squirrels because they can cause harm or injury to the animal due to their attributes.

  • Pine nuts (causes calcium loss)


Unhealthy foods won’t necessarily cause lasting harm to squirrels but should still be limited.

  • High-sugar foods
  • High-starch foods
  • Salty foods
  • Human junk food
  • Cashews
  • Sunflower seeds
  • Dried corn
  • Peanuts


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