Animals That Eat Poop


'Crouching Hare' by Wenceslas Hollar (1607-1677) Wikimedia Commons

Thanksgiving is a time during which many Americans eat things they shouldn’t -- so it’s a perfect time to discuss coprophagia in the animal kingdom. But, unlike many holiday dinners, these examples of poop-eating organisms are not exercises in dysfunction. In this episode of Stuff to Blow Your Mind, Robert Lamb and Joe McCormick invite you to join yet another feast of knowledge.

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Topics in this Podcast: biology, animals, poop