Life cycle of Marsupials and other awesome videos

Have a look at some of the videos on ABC splash!

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This one is of a monotreme (Australian echidna).

http://splash.abc.net.au/home#!/media/1455734/monotreme-mum-smuggles-snuggly-puggle

Once the video opens, check out the other videos down the right hand side too!

Have fun!!!

 

 

Everything you wanted to know about the critically endangered Mountain pygmy-possum…

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Firstly – they are incredibly cute!

Secondly – our love of snow skiing has endangered their habitat.  The good new is there is plenty we can do to help.

Take a look at this link to Zoos Victoria to learn more about the mountain pygmy-possum and see what you can do to help.

http://www.zoo.org.au/healesville/animals/mountain-pygmy-possum

There is a video to watch too!

Lord Howe Island stick insect hatching

Have a look at this world first, amazing video of a Lord Howe Island stick insect hatching.  The video was taken at our very own Melbourne Zoo!

Zoos Victoria – Lord Howe Island Stick Insect Hatching

Warning: Unfortunately you have to watch an ad first but please persist until you get to the good stuff!!!

For more information on this rare and remarkable creature – follow this Lord Howe Island Stick Insect Info