Disney Dreamlight Valley: How to feed animals & their favorite foods

Feeding a squirrel and a rabbit in Disney Dreamlight ValleyDisney / Gameloft

Disney Dreamlight Valleys furry critters aren’t just for show – they can offer some killer rewards if you give them the right food. So, here’s how to feed them their favorite foods and how to feed the animals in Disney Dreamlight Valley.

Taking a breather from the grind of fishing, farming, cooking, and mining can be a breath of fresh air, especially when it involves feeding the adorable animals of Dreamlight Valley. Feed them their favorite foods and you’re on track to a treasure trove of useful rewards.

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But there’s a catch. Getting up close and personal with these cute critters can be trickier than many think. So, here’s the ultimate guide to the Disney Dreamlight Valley animals’ favorite foods and the tips you need to keep them eating out of your hand.


Feeding a Squirrel their favorite food in Disney Dreamlight ValleyDisney / Gameloft
Feed the animals their favorite food for a reward.

What animals are there in Disney Dreamlight Valley?

There are eight different animals in Disney Dreamlight Valley that are available to feed. They come in different colors and designs but will still have the same favorite food as the species they belong to.

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Here are all of the animals in Disney Dreamlight Valley:

  • Crocodiles
  • Foxes
  • Rabbits
  • Raccoons
  • Ravens
  • Sea Turtles
  • Squirrels
  • Hummingbirds (AKA Sunbirds)

How to feed the animals in Disney Dreamlight Valley

Disney Dreamlight Valley feeding a squirrel an appleDisney / Gameloft
Some animals are much harder to feed than others.

Feeding the animals in Disney Dreamlight Valley is not as easy as just approaching them and giving them their favorite food. For some you’ll need to chase them around until they accept feeding, for others, they’re a little easier.

How to feed Crocodiles their favorite food

To feed a Crocodile their favorite food you’ll need to be patient, and very good at not being seen. When you see one you will need to wait until they put their heads down. Once they do this, sneak towards them, stopping when they raise their heads again. Repeat this until you get close enough to feed them.

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How to feed Foxes their favorite food

Thankfully you won’t need to play any games with these adorable Foxes. However, you will still need to chase them around the Frosted Heights until they want to accept some food. The hungry animals will come up to you and initiate the chase so watch where you step.

How to feed Rabbits their favorite food

Rabbits work in a very similar way to foxes, but are a little easier to follow and feed. You will need to go up to them and follow them as they lead you on a chase around the Peaceful Meadow. This will happen three to four times before you can feed them.

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How to feed Racoons their favorite food

If you want to feed a Racoon you’ll need to be patient and slow. Running towards them will cause them to run away so make sure you approach them carefully. Sneak slowly and you’ll be able to feed these furry friends.

How to feed Ravens their favorite food

Ravens were fully introduced into the game through the Scar update. To feed them you’ll need to get as close as you can and stand still while it circles you. When it stops you can feed them their favorite foods. Luckily, when it comes to the Ravens’ favorite food, we have some of the easiest 5-star recipes to try.

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How to feed Sea Turtles their favorite food

Sea Turtles are easy to spot and relatively simple to feed. All you need to do is approach them, wait for them to pop out of their shells, and give them their favorite food.

How to feed Squirrels their favorite food

Squirrels are among the easiest animals to catch in Disney Dreamlight Valley and are one of the first you are likely to come across. All you need to do is approach them and feed them. The ones that want food will not run away.

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How to feed the Hummingbird their favorite food

Disney Dreamlight Valley Sunbirds, otherwise referred to as Hummingbirds by many players, are tricky to catch and feed. While a lot of the other animals in this game prefer you to approach slowly, the Sunbirds will force you into a quick run as they dart away. Keep chasing them and remain determined to feed this tricky animal.

Each Disney Dreamlight Valley animal’s favorite food

Below is each animal’s favorite food and where they can be found. Some are much harder than others so we’ve linked how to get certain tricky foods.

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AnimalFavorite FoodLocation
CrocodilesLobsterGlade of Trust
FoxesWhite SturgeonFrosted Heights
RabbitsCarrotsPeaceful Meadow
RaccoonsBlueberriesForest of Valor
RavensAny 5-star foodForgotten Lands
Sea TurtlesSeaweedDazzle Beach
HummingbirdOrange SunleekSunlit Plateau

Those are all the animals in Disney Dreamlight Valley and their favorite foods. While trying to catch all these creatures, check out some more of our Disney Dreamlight Valley guides:

How to earn Star Coins fast | How to make ratatouille | Is Disney Dreamlight Valley on Xbox Game Pass? | Where to find the Royal Tools | How to feed animals & their favorite foods | All fish locations and sale prices | All recipes | How to get clay | How to solve the cave puzzle | How to remove mushrooms | Gem locations and sale prices | Ingredients guide | Lost Diaries locations

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