The animal was lassoed and brought aboard after passengers saw it struggling far offshore.
Thanks to government support of a controlled breeding program and one particularly fertile male, the wallaby population is experiencing a resurgence in Australia.
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Zookeepers were initially concerned about the joey's adaptation to his new home, but Makaia lived successfully with his wallaby
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"We caught the two females within a short space of time," Rake said to the Press Association, "but the male has been extremely
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Yellow-footed rock wallabies are found in southern Australia. They have "strong hind legs and large feet for jumping and
Police said the marsupial is likely to be in a confused state, but will not be a danger to the public. He is believed to