Why do animals hide at night if no one is out there looking for them?

11 Answers

  • 2 weeks ago

    They are playing hide and seek with the others you cannot see.

  • patty
    Lv 5
    4 weeks ago

    they are probably hiding from other animals. many animals come out at night.

  • 1 month ago

    Many animals are adapted to feeding at night, things like large eyes and b/w vision make the night safer for them, but many predators have similar adaptions to hunt at night.

    Lions for instance can hunt during the day or at night, for a multitude of reasons.


  • zipper
    Lv 6
    1 month ago

    Animal do not hide at night, they use the night to hide their movements and conceal them from predictors, No idea were you got your idea from, but it is WRONG!

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  • 1 month ago

    They are naughty,as they are playful,they go to live unnormally,so that they can find their spouse,or children,better.

  • JuanB
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    Because there are other animal hiding at night in order to look for them.

  • 1 month ago

    If the opossum is ... reach, contact your local animal ... if it's trying to climb out, ... can hide until nightfall. ... Do not try to push the ... Look up for displaced roof ... and forage each night. ... Maybe one near you does.

  • 1 month ago

    You've never been out in the woods at night, have you? All kinds of creatures looking for a meal- and you aren't above being part of one.

  • Mmm J
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    "Hide"? Maybe sleeping. Unless they are nocturnal - in which case they are not hiding unless there are nocturnal predators.

  • Kenny
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    Animals come out at night . They aren't worried so much about people, but are worried about predators . Also predators hunt at night so their pray can't see them as well as during the day . I have game cameras set and see manny manny more animal pictures at night .

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