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Daily Cute: A Wombat Love Story

Daily Cute: A Wombat Love Story

When photographer Andreas Jackwerth vacationed in Victoria, Australia to help at a school camp, he had no idea he would stumble upon a lovable wombat named Douglas. The school camp took in the orphaned Douglas, and Jackwerth had the pleasure of meeting him during his vacation. While their time together was short, Douglas still holds a special place in Jackwerth’s heart.

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5:24PM PDT on Jun 5, 2014

So adorable and tender creature.

1:10AM PST on Feb 20, 2014

Well, that's the most adorable thing I've seen all day!

*puts "rub a wombat's tummy" on bucket list*

8:36PM PST on Feb 17, 2014

What a precious baby. Thanks for the happy video.

4:20AM PST on Feb 11, 2014

So cute. I hope Douglas has a long and happy life!

7:27PM PST on Feb 10, 2014

Awesome video, thanks for sharing. Makes me want to meet a wombat!

6:40PM PST on Feb 10, 2014

Who am I now more in love with? Andreas, the dear sweet man or Douglas the irrepressibly cute baby with amazingly gentle use of massive looking claws, who cannot take no for an answer to his request of love me love me love me

5:06PM PST on Feb 10, 2014

He was orphaned so I am glad they took him in.
Remember we all know this is not the typical pet . He's so adorable I see it must have been hard and they probably didn't know how to possibly rehabilitate him. So be it. He is loved and taken care of in this case and darling.

Thanks for sharing!

3:23PM PST on Feb 10, 2014

buddies for life :) Thanks

3:22PM PST on Feb 10, 2014

love it :)

3:10PM PST on Feb 10, 2014

So cute! I am glad the school camp rescued the little orphan- he is a little character!

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