They lose 1 point of food every 15 seconds, so to time how long until they start starving, multiply their current amount of food by 15 and then divide by 60 twice. This will give you the number of hours left untill the food stat reaches 0.
((15 x food)÷60)÷60
Found a simple way to get the rock drake eggs (if you have Genesis-dinos). Glide in throught the two waterfalls, have a Bloodsucker cryopoded, find the egg. Release the Bloodsucker before you get the egg. Grab egg, mount bloodsucker. Grapple your way back to base.
Obtaining this creature will require you to enter the tek trench where puprle liquid and the nests of these creatures lay past the bioluminescent chamber, there you must steal an egg and raise in a cold environment feeding it nameless venom you can get by killing nameless