Why didn't Littlefoot eat the Tree Star that his mother gave him? The Land Before Time Forum & Community Fansite › Forums › The Land Before Time › The Original Movie › Why didn't Littlefoot eat the Tree Star that his mother gave him? This topic contains 0 replies, has 1 voice, and was last updated by ChomperHugger 2 years, 10 months ago. Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) Author Posts June 8, 2017 at 7:42 pm #3450 ChomperHuggerMember Topics Started: 239Total Posts: 583 He didn’t want Petrie to tear it and he just kept carrying it until finally Sharptooth crushed it. However, when he and his friends were quite low on food, why didn’t they try and eat it? Or was that another irrational act of Littlefoot after his mother’s death. Author Posts Viewing 1 post (of 1 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.