What Do Crickets Eat?

What can you feed to a cricket? Actually, crickets will eat almost anything! But if you want to keep crickets at home as a pet, you can look for food that crickets prefer. That is mostly fresh fruits and vegetables. Try to feed your crickets a sliced apple, carrots, cereals and bread for a healthy feeding. Also leaves and cabbage are eaten by crickets. Crickets also eat smaller insects if available and mushroom. If food sources are not enough, crickets may even eat other, weaker crickets. To keep crickets healthy, feed them a variety of foods. If you buy crickets from a pet store, remember that they are sold as food for reptiles and therefor are not kept healthy. They may die within a week. So if you plan to keep your crickets for a longer time, make sure your feed them healthy foods.