The raccoon animal is omnivorous and the diet is completely dependent on the season. Raccoons eat in nature different foods. The basis of nutrition is various insects, reptiles, eggs of birds, rodents, fish, crawfish, crabs, lobsters and other small animals. Also in warm climates or summer, baby raccoons prefer to eat fruits, berries, nuts, and acorns.
Raccoons are well tamed and therefore they are increasingly started as pets.
The ration of the animal must be competently matched, this directly determines the life expectancy of the pet.
To feed the raccoon you should use the products that it feeds in the natural environment: eggs, fish, low-fat meat, fruits, various nuts, vegetables and cereals. You can use for food and feed for cats and dogs, but only in special cases, when the raccoon does not get enough vitamins from the usual diet.