• Question: Why do mother sharks eat their baby sharks

    Asked by 527nenp43 to Sonia, Mossy, Maureen on 16 Nov 2018.
    • Photo: Maureen

      Maureen answered on 16 Nov 2018:

      Mother sharks don’t often eat their children. It’s usually shark siblings who eat each other! If the mother eats the kids, it’s usually because the mother is starving.

    • Photo: Sonia Lenehan

      Sonia Lenehan answered on 16 Nov 2018:

      Wow Maureen that is cool! I did not know this!