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Grey-Headed Flying Fox Loves Grapes (Video)

Charlie the grey-headed flying fox doesn’t want chicken soup when he’s at home in bed. He prefers to adorably stock up to five grapes in his mouth, chomping them on his way to recovery. After Charlie got himself stuck on a balcony one morning, he hurt his thumbs and needed some compassion (and fruit!). Watch this darling little bat get plenty of each.

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12:46AM PDT on Oct 5, 2014

Thank you!

3:26PM PDT on Aug 13, 2014

Charlie is totally into those grapes .

12:20PM PDT on Aug 13, 2014

Wonderful creature, thank you)

11:13PM PDT on Aug 10, 2014

cont ...Most bats eat many times their weight in insects every night, but Flying Foxes chow on pollen, nectar and fruit, and help pollinate and spread seeds of native plants.
And they can have a wingspan of over a yard wide. Impressive!

Hope Charlie is doing well.

11:10PM PDT on Aug 10, 2014

Just adorable, and not scary at all

8:00PM PDT on Aug 8, 2014

I never heard of a flying fox but it's so freakin cute.

6:56AM PDT on Aug 6, 2014

I would like to thank all Care2 members who already signed my petition.
if no, please help give an happy end to that sad story :
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But unfortunately this is still not the end of the sufferings for those animals. This Monday 28th july a stray horse was hit by a car and was euthanized due to an open fracture. link : Tribuna de Petropolis
As some people of the city and from the neighborhoods, took them to a sanctuary*, the hope is rising, it's up to you to make it grow by still sharing the petitions. I will tell you more about the sanctuary in the next update...

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6:55AM PDT on Aug 6, 2014

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9:42PM PDT on Aug 3, 2014

Amazing. Bookmarked. Thank u.

2:42AM PDT on Jul 30, 2014

Awww, the dear wee soul :)

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