What is the main feeding behaviour of hyenas?

scavenging
hunting
cannibalism
none of the above
Hyenas have long been regarded as being cowardly scav­enger­s. Today they are known for killing as much as 95% of the animals they eat, and for driving off leopards or li­oness­es from their kills.

Answers distribution

scavenging
hunting
cannibalism
none of the above
answers
flagthe United Arab Emirates
9%
72%
0%
18%
11
flagItaly
47%
52%
0%
0%
17
flagGermany
47%
45%
2%
4%
72
flagthe Netherlands
50%
37%
12%
0%
16
flagthe United Kingdom
66%
33%
0%
0%
90
flagIndia
39%
32%
21%
7%
28
flagthe United States
64%
30%
1%
2%
76
flagPoland
70%
26%
1%
1%
4302
flagRussia
71%
21%
0%
7%
14
flagUkraine
80%
20%
0%
0%
10
flagRepublic of Ireland
78%
15%
0%
5%
19
flagUnknown
85%
12%
1%
0%
355
flagSweden
91%
8%
0%
0%
12

Gender

men19%
women25%
scavenging
76%
70%
hunting
19%
25%
cannibalism
1%
1%
none of the above
2%
1%

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Author: ex-terminator
Illustration: jurvetson
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