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Baby Wombat Loses Mom, Gets Second Chance (Video)


This cutie was found in his mom’s pouch after she was found in the road, killed by passing traffic. The baby wombat was still a “pinky” — a hairless, little newborn that the carers describe as a tiny “pink marshmallow” (awwww). Now look at him! He is happy, healthy and playful. Let this adorable baby wombat video lift your spirits as you see an innocent little critter be saved so he can thrive, even without his mom.

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9:21PM PDT on Apr 14, 2015

Just so wonderful he was rared from such a small age, a wonderful ball of fun, just so adorable thank you for sharing.

9:17PM PDT on Apr 14, 2015

Such an adorable video and story, wombats are adorable creatures, thank you for sharing.

11:28PM PDT on Apr 6, 2015

Kudos to the wonderful people who saved him. Thanks for sharing.

11:40AM PDT on Apr 6, 2015

This couple are to be congratulated as they've done a wonderful job. Most of these "pinkies" just don't make it, despite the best of care, so this couple has real skill and dedication.

8:25AM PDT on Jun 1, 2014

What wonderful people.

8:03PM PDT on Sep 5, 2013

It happens far too often :(

8:25AM PDT on Sep 1, 2013

Thanks... that's fabulous!

7:39PM PDT on Aug 28, 2013

This loving and caring couple deserves tremendous credit for taking the time and effort to care for this little critter.
This world could use a lot more like them.
They have my undying respect.

10:08AM PDT on Aug 27, 2013

now i want a wombat too!! lol

9:50AM PDT on Aug 27, 2013

That little Wombat is adorable. Absolutely beautiful. I hate what happened to his poor mother. I wish we lived in a world where things like that didn't happen to innocent creatures.

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