Jarrah, a six-month-old Quokka joey, is being hand-raised at Taronga Zoo by Keeper Kristal, who was delighted to become a surrogate mum after the youngster left its pouch too early. At this age, the joey is tiny and needs full time care.
A Taronga Zoo keeper has begun the round-the-clock task of caring for a six-month-old Quokka, one of three joeys born at the Zoo this breeding season. Photo Credits: Paul Fahy/Taronga Zoo Keeper Bec Russell-Cook has spent the past week carrying.
Meet the Quokka, the World’s Most Adorable Creature
Preble is on patrol with the George Washington Carrier Strike Group conducting exercises with the Republic of Korea (ROK) navy to strengthen maritime interoperability and U.S.-ROK alliance. Description from flickr.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images
A rarely-seen young Nabarlek, found curled up in his mother’s pouch after she was killed by a car, has taken up residence at Australia’s Perth Zoo. Nabarleks are also known as Pygmy Rock Wallabies. Named Norbert, he is the only.