Wallaby and Wallaroo Care https://wallabywallaroo.com Wallaby and Wallaroo Care Sat, 11 Jul 2020 01:36:59 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wallabywallaroo.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/cropped-Front-Cover-Hi-Res-32x32.jpg Wallaby and Wallaroo Care https://wallabywallaroo.com 32 32 First 3 Things You Need to Know About Getting a Wallaby as Pet https://wallabywallaroo.com/first-3-things-need-know-getting-wallaby-pet/ Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:31:45 +0000 http://wallabywallaroo.com/?p=117 As with most pets, owning a wallaby comes with a lot of responsibilities. And along with these responsibilities is to learn more about the animal, their characteristics, diet, and breeding behaviors. One of the very first decisions you will make when adopting a joey is whether to adopt a boy or a girl, or both, […]

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5 Little Known Facts About Wallabies https://wallabywallaroo.com/5-little-known-facts-wallabies/ Mon, 22 Aug 2016 12:24:13 +0000 http://wallabywallaroo.com/?p=114 Wallabies are far from being mysterious animals, which may lead people to believe they know everything about these cute animals, after all, they look and kind of act like kangaroos. However, like kangaroos, there are many different species of wallabies, and though they may have similar characteristics, each has their own unique identity that makes […]

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Facts About Wallabies and Kangaroos, and Their Threats for Survival https://wallabywallaroo.com/facts-wallabiefacts-wallabies-kangaroos-threats-survivals-kangaroos-threats-survival/ Mon, 15 Aug 2016 09:22:38 +0000 http://wallabywallaroo.com/?p=111 Both kangaroos and wallabies are marsupials, meaning they carry their young in their pouch. Both also belong to a minor number of animals referred as macropods – or plant eating marsupials. The word ‘macropod’ actually means ‘big foot’, hence, the larger and more powerful hind legs, and larger feet, as well as long and muscular […]

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Different Types of Wallabies, How they behave and Communicate in the Wild https://wallabywallaroo.com/different-types-wallabies-behave-communicate-wild/ Mon, 08 Aug 2016 12:18:50 +0000 http://wallabywallaroo.com/?p=98 Kangaroos and wallabies share many different characteristics. For one, they’re both marsupials, meaning they are pouched animals – females of both species keep their young inside their pouch until they’re large and strong enough to survive on their own. And as with many marsupials, they’re both herbivores (plant-eating animals). Differentiating Wallabies from Kangaroos However, kangaroos […]

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Development and Life Cycle of Wallabies https://wallabywallaroo.com/development-life-cycle-wallabies/ Mon, 01 Aug 2016 09:18:42 +0000 http://wallabywallaroo.com/?p=97 As a marsupial or pouched animal, wallaby belongs to the family of the kangaroos. There are actually about 30 different wallaby species called macropod belonging to the scientific family of Macropodidae. The word ‘macropodidae actually means ‘big feet’, because like kangaroos, wallabies have big back legs and that helps them hop, and shorter front legs […]

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Differentiating Kangaroos and Wallabies https://wallabywallaroo.com/differentiating-kangaroos-wallabies/ Mon, 25 Jul 2016 18:18:39 +0000 http://wallabywallaroo.com/?p=96 Kangaroos and wallabies are both marsupials, belonging to the same family called Macropodidae, under the genus Macropus. Both animals overlap in their native territories, but their most distinguishable difference is their size. Wallabies are distinctively smaller, with more varied color patterns. Kangaroos on the other hand, live longer, but they take longer time to grow […]

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