Most reptiles eat other animals.
At the Zoo, we feed rats or mice to the carnivores, and give crickets, cockroaches, and earthworms to the insectivores.
The herbivores (some turtles and lizards) get a "salad" mixture of vegetables and leafy greens.
Asian water dragon
eating a mouse.
Carnivore or Herbivore?
Through biological adaptation, carnivores and herbivores have developed certain characteristics that make them built for their diet. Try to figure out which skull below belongs to a carnivore.
Zoom in for a closer look.