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Tasmanian Devil Joey Day Care (Video)

These little devils are joeys from Devil Ark, the largest conservation breeding program for the Tasmanian devil on mainland Australia.

Tasmanian Devils are at serious risk of extinction due to the highly contagious devil facial tumour disease (DFTD). Devil Ark’s breeding program aims to give these little critters a fighting chance at survival!

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3:11AM PST on Jan 4, 2015

thanks for sharing :)

9:16AM PDT on Mar 13, 2014

very cute!

12:47AM PST on Mar 4, 2014

The Tasmanian devils are threatened as many have facial cancers.This eventually kills them. In the wild many die with this and also on our roads. I hope we can save them.

6:30PM PST on Feb 27, 2014

Tasmanian devil I thought was classified as extinct because there were so few Tasmanian devil that no one at that time would believing they would survive. I am so happy they are still around. It's great news and what I was reading was so wrong! The Tasmanian Tiger a cousin of the Tasmanian devil has been selected for cloning. There is always the question should cloning be done to extinct animals? My think can we as people teach a Tasmanian Tiger to be a Tasmanian Tiger? In this case yes because 80 years ago there were Tasmanian Tiger. My thinking we should try cloning the Tasmanian devil.

6:03AM PST on Feb 27, 2014

Thanks for sharing!

5:50AM PST on Feb 24, 2014

really cute

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1:32PM PST on Feb 19, 2014

These little chaps are way too cute!

4:04PM PST on Feb 18, 2014

What cute little guys. Boy, look at those teeth! I sure hope that this helps keep the Devil's from losing the war on the tumor disease. That is just awful.

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