Tag: kangaroo

Aug 12, 2019

It’s Snowing in Australia and Kangaroos are Hopping Around Confused

It’s Snowing in Australia and Kangaroos are Hopping Around Confused

Here’s something you don’t see every day

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Dec 4, 2016

Guy Saves Dog By Punching Kangaroo in the Face

Guy Saves Dog By Punching Kangaroo in the Face

What did I just watch

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Mar 12, 2015

A Sanctuary for Orphaned Kangaroos Whose Mothers Have Been Hit by Cars

A Sanctuary for Orphaned Kangaroos Whose Mothers Have Been Hit by Cars

In 2005 Chris ‘Brolga’ Barns set up a baby kangaroo rescue centre in central Australia’s Alice Springs. The centre was created to raise and nurture orphaned kangaroos whose mothers had been struck and killed by vehicles in Australia. Often Chris would find the orphans at the side of the road still in their mother’s…

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Oct 7, 2014

Meanwhile in Australia, a Kangaroo Street Fight

Meanwhile in Australia, a Kangaroo Street Fight

If your knowledge of kangaroos is limited, the way they use their extremely muscular tail may surprise you. According to The Guardian, the tail acts as a ‘third leg’ propelling kangaroos forward, “with as much force as its front and hind legs combined.” [source] During fighting, combatants adopt a high standing posture and paw…

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