Monday 10 December 2018

See a baby wallaby being bottle-fed in this adorable video from Auckland Zoo

This video of a baby wallaby enjoying a meal might be the cutest thing you see today.

Wallabies are found in Australia and New Guinea (Fred Olivier/ WWF/Press Association Images)
Wallabies are found in Australia and New Guinea (Fred Olivier/ WWF/Press Association Images)

By Emily Chudy, Press Association

Auckland Zoo in New Zealand has released a video of a baby wallaby being bottle-fed milk, and it’s completely adorable.

The cute video of the joey receiving a meal now has over 1,200 views.

Auckland zoo has two one-year-old joeys in its care, male Kit and female Alinta.

It’s time to feed our wallaby joeys! We have two 1 year-old joeys that we’re currently caring for – Kit our male and...

Posted by Auckland Zoo on Monday, May 14, 2018

Auckland Zoo said: “Some of the wallabies at our zoo are orphans rescued from the South Island of New Zealand.

“As well as these two joeys we have four other wallabies that are roughly two years old and were introduced to the wallaby mob earlier this year – plenty of youngsters to keep the adults on their toes!”

Wallabies are born the size of a small jelly bean and they stay in their mother’s pouch full-time until the age of six to seven months.

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