What Eats Skunks? What Do Skunks Eat?
When attacked, skunks spray their predators, or natural enemies, with a powerful and terrible-smelling chemical. Because of this, very few animals even think of eating a skunk.
Owls, however, are not bothered by the odor of a skunk. In fact, large owls, attack, kill and eat skunks whenever they find them.
The owl is just about the only natural enemy that the skunk has.
And, what does a skunk eat? Skunks are omnivores, and they eat a variety of plant and animal foods. Their favorite food is insects.