There is a forest in France with wild wallabies. The Australian marsupials, which resemble small kangaroos, escaped from an enclosure in the 70s and have been thriving in the wild ever since. abc.net.au/news/2015-08-0…
There are no such thing as kangaroo farms, all kangaroo meat served in grocery stores and restaurants around the world is sourced from wild populations choice.com.au/food-and-dr…
Today I learned about the Jerboa, which looks like a small , kinda cute mash up of a T rex, kangaroo and a mouse en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jer…
Kangaroos have three vaginas: two for carrying sperm to the uteri, and one to birth the joey; this allows for Kangaroos to be perpetually pregnant. discovermagazine.com/the-…
Kangaroos almost double the human population in Australia and people are urged to eat them independent.co.uk/news/wo…
Play-Doh is a scented, colored wallpaper cleaner minus detergent. Vinyl wallpaper made dry paper cleaners obsolete. But kids used it for crafts. Captain Kangaroo (Bob Keeshan) used the modified cleaner, Play-Doh, on TV in return for 2% of the sales, and the rest is history. businessinsider.com/the-s…
'Skippy the Bush Kangaroo' was a tv show starring a real kangaroo that was difficult for the human staff to train. To achieve the illusion of Skippy opening a door or placing an object in her stomach pouch, the humans used cut off paws from a separate kangaroo attached to sticks. nfsa.gov.au/collection/cu…
If you lift a kangaroo’s tail off the ground it can’t hop. ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti…
The penis of kangaroos (and other marsupials) is located below and behind their scrotum, which is the opposite way around of humans and most of the other placental mammals. otagomuseum.nz/blog/roo-b…
Kangaroos try to and sometimes succeed to drown dogs news.com.au/kangaroo-drow…
Today I learned of Mim, an eastern grey kangaroo raised by a family who hand-fed her. After they released her, Mim roamed wild for years; but when wildfires burned near the family's home in Kulnura, Australia, Mim turned up at their door seeking shelter. They let her stay indoors where she lounged on a blanket. theguardian.com/environme…
Female Kangaroos Are Not Born With Pouches - The Pouch Develops Over Time. Also, Joeys Get Pouches Dirty And The Mother Licks The Pouch To Clean It. luckykangaroos.com/en/pou…
Most mammals lose their baby teeth once like humans (diphyodonts). The exceptions are manatees, elephants and kangaroos who can lose teeth many times over (polyphyodonts) wikipedia.org/wiki/Diphyo…
Kangatarianism is a vegetarian diet with the addition of kangaroo meat as a choice. It has environmental benefits because indigenous wild kangaroos require no extra land or water for farming and produce little methane. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kan…
Hearst Castle, home of media tycoon William Randolph Hearst, had a private zoo featuring zebras, camels, ostriches, kangaroos, giraffes, lions, tigers, orangutans, an elephant, and more. Most of the animals were later donated or sold, but zebras can still be seen grazing along the highway hearstcastle.org/history-…
Newborn kangaroos are about the size of a jelly bean youtu.be/UpsnREY-6no
Certain kinds of kangaroo/wallaby are also native to Papua New Guinea and Indonesia as well as Australia animalia.bio/agile-wallab…
Kangaroo β€œboxing”, in a serious fight, is really the kangaroo grappling for an opening to deliver a powerful kick with its sharp-clawed hind legs. Male kangaroos have thick belly skin to protect against this punishment. But it could easily eviscerate a human. echidnawalkabout.com.au/h…
There is an island of the coast of Dublin Ireland inhabited by kangaroos thejournal.ie/wallabies-l…
A Kangaroo cannot jump if you hold its tail. This is due to how vital its muscular tail is when it comes to hopping. nationalgeographic.com/ne…
Male kangaroos are called boomers bushheritage.org.au/speci…
There’s over a dozen species of kangaroo that live in trees. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tre…
Today I learned about Kangaroo and Joey words. A Kangaroo word contains letters of another word, in the same order and with the same meaning. The word β€˜acrid’ contains the word β€˜acid’, which is a synonym of β€˜acrid’. 'Acid’ is the Joey word. Here’s a list... proedit.com/what-are-kang…
Toxoplasmosis, a disease spread by cats and mostly harmless to humans, is a deadly disease to kangaroos kangaroocreekfarm.com/kee…
Kangaroos have 3 vaginas discovermagazine.com/the-…
Today I learned of 'kangaroo words', that is, a word that contains a synonym inside it, i.e MAscuLinE, BLOssOM, cHickEN or hoNOuraBLE. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kan…
The kangaroo rat does not need to drink water to survive. Instead, they rely heavily on the water metabolized from the seeds they eat. desertmuseum.org/kids/oz/…
Female kangaroos have three vaginas and two uteruses. The two side vaginas carry sperm to each uterus, while the middle vagina sends the joey to the outside world. This can allow female kangaroos to be perpetually pregnant with one joey developing in her pouch and another in the other uterus. blogs.discovermagazine.co…
Female kangaroos can be perpetually pregnant. While the young joey is nursing in her pouch, another embryo will put itself β€œon hold” until the new baby leaves the pouch, after which the inch-long newborn kangaroo will crawl up to and into the pouch. youtu.be/8BbZTCdB2X4
Kangaroos are good swimmers. They swim to avoid predators, and can use their forepaws to drown pursuers. bushheritage.org.au/speci…
In Australia there exists β€œkangatarianism”, which is essentially a vegetarian diet that excludes all meat except kangaroo meat on environmental and ethical grounds. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kan…
Kangaroos can feel gratitude. healthyfoodhouse.com/resc…
The term "kangaroo court" comes from travelling judges "hopping from place to place, guided less by concern for justice than by the desire to wrap up as many trials as the day allowed." encyclopedia.com/social-s…
Manatees, kangaroos, and elephants are polyphyodonts, meaning they regrow their teeth every few months, unlike most mammals that have only two sets for life. edgewaterdentalarts.com/b…
In Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Judge Doom was originally supposed to have a suitcase filled with 12 animated kangaroos, and the kangaroos’ joeys would pop out of their pouches with letters that would spell YOU ARE GUILTY en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jud…
Female kangaroos have three vaginasβ€”one vagina in the middle that's used for birth and two additional vaginas on either side which lead to separate uteri. tonyflorida.com/how-many-…
There are more kangaroos in Australia than there are people, at 50 million compared to 25 million, and that Australians are encouraged to eat more kangaroo meat as a way of controlling the growing numbers. independent.co.uk/news/wo…
Female Kangaroos Have Three Vaginas discovermagazine.com/the-…
The female Kangaroo can produce both full fat and low fat milk at the same time in order to feed two joeys at different stages of development. outback-australia-travel-…
In Mandarin Chinese, the word for "kangaroo" translates literally to "bag rat" blog.tutorming.com/mandar…
The opossums are different from possums. Opossums live in North America, while possums live in Australia, and are closely related to kangaroos. Also: the "O" in Opossum isn't always silent. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Opo…
The Arrente indigenous people of Central Australia have released a set of indigemojis. They are a set of emojis relevant to their culture and lives and include cool things such as kangaroo tails, troopies, cowboy hat and swag. indigemoji.com.au
A 'kangaroo word' is a word that contains the letters of its own synonym, in order, like MAscuLinE, ChOCOlAte, cHickEN. And a double kangaroo word has two joey words, like Containter for CAN and TIN vocabulary.hitbullseye.co…
In 2005 an Australian magazine ran a competition to rename kangaroo meat (e.g. Pig -> Pork). Candidates included "kangarly", "marsupan", and "jumpmeat"; with the winner being "australus". theage.com.au/national/au…
Female kangaroos clean their pouches by licking them out. β€œShe is able to push her long snout in to clean it effectively, removing the urine and feces of the young joey by using her tongue,” nytimes.com/2012/08/14/sc…
If a Red Kangaroo has no chance of beating the alpha physically for mates, they sneakily breed with the mates the alpha would otherwise have while the alpha is not looking (see video of sneaky mating) youtube.com/watch?v=mUm7b…
Tree kangaroos are the only true arboreal macropods. They are slow and clumsy on the ground, moving at approximately human walking pace and hopping awkwardly. They are very agile in trees. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tre…
Tree kangaroos are marsupials inhabiting the lowland and mountainous rainforests of Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and the far north of Queensland, Australia. Living up in the foliage, these species look like a cross between a kangaroo and a lemur. There are 14 known species of tree kangaroo. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tre…
In 1981, horse meat labeled as beef was discovered at a plant that supplied hamburger and taco meat to Jack in the Box. The meat was originally from Australia, and during their checks on location, inspectors discovered other shipments destined for the US that included kangaroo meat. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jac…
4 years after the show "Flipper" premiered an Australian show called "Skippy" came out about a kangaroo instead of a dolphin. youtube.com/watch?v=hByob…

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