Meet Our Animals > Groundhog
Quick Facts
Primary Diet Grasses, plants, fruits and tree bark
Adult Weight 13 pounds
Lifespan 4 to 6 years
Status Least Concern


Groundhogs, also known as woodchucks, are one of the largest members of the ground squirrel family. They’re good swimmers and can climb trees. In warm seasons, a groundhog can eat more than one pound of vegetation in one feeding.


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