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The Diversity of Dingo Diets

Dingoes eat more than 200 different species of birds, mammals and reptiles, as well as fish, frogs, beetles, grasshoppers, moths and even crabs.

Dingoes eat more than 200 different species of birds, mammals and reptiles, as well as fish, frogs, beetles, grasshoppers, moths and even crabs.

By Tim Doherty

From crustaceans to camels, Australia’s top predator dines out on hundreds of vertebrate species, including threatened animals and pests.

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