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Baby Koala in Stable Condition, Vets Say


Animals  (tags: frodo, little fighter, courageous, baby koala, stable condition )

Simone
- 1508 days ago - dailytelegraph.com.au
A BABY koala shot about 15 times with a pellet gun has made a promising recovery overnight. Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital veterinarian Dr Amber Gillett says Frodo is moving around and eating. "Frodo has made good improvement overnight



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Simone D. (1476)
Thursday November 11, 2010, 1:47 am
Dear Little Frodo is eating a leaf on her own and moving around, stilll has a long time to go but her Veterinarian is very happy with her progress. Brave girl !
 

june bullied (553)
Thursday November 11, 2010, 3:38 am
what a lowlife scumbag coward. got nothing better to do than kill such a gentle creature and maim the baby. anyone can kill a defenseless creature. get a life and do something worthwhile for a change - rescue, respect, protect and love all god's creatures.
 

june bullied (553)
Thursday November 11, 2010, 3:39 am
no wonder i dislike people so much with the exception of animal activists of course.
 

Jean Lord (46)
Thursday November 11, 2010, 4:13 am
I hope Frodo recovers fully. The poor baby is suffering due to the cruel acts of some stupid human.
 

Andrew Butt (84)
Thursday November 11, 2010, 4:44 am
The poor beautiful Frodo, what a shameless and merciless person did this!
 

Dianne Lynn Elko-Eakin (732)
Thursday November 11, 2010, 5:03 am
poor little thing,will pray for her.
 

Carol H. (229)
Thursday November 11, 2010, 5:23 am
thanks for the update, glad she is doing better
 

Liz Gillard (104)
Thursday November 11, 2010, 5:32 am
Noted with sadness,what kind of person/s would wish to do harm to an innocent baby and mother kangaroo,is beyond me, what a sickening and cruel thing to do,i do hope they find the evil person/s responsible and they get the treatment they deserve,my heart and prayers go out to Frodo and wishing her a full recovery and a safe future to never be harmed again,what wonderful vets,thank you to them for all the care and love they are giving Frodo,also thank you Simone for keeping us up to date and for all your hard and tireless work that you do for all the beautiful animals who need our love and care.liz findlay.Xx
 

susan w. (13)
Thursday November 11, 2010, 6:00 am
noted! the person who did this is sick.....
 

Laury Egan (0)
Thursday November 11, 2010, 8:21 am
the person who did this is not sick; that person is evil. how about sentencing the fool to hundreds of hours of working at animal sanctuaries/rescue groups doing something useful, like picking up the animals' feces?
 

Michela m. (3955)
Thursday November 11, 2010, 8:27 am
Noted!! Thanks, Ciao!!
 

Agnes Wojciechowska (152)
Thursday November 11, 2010, 10:02 am
I hope she will be fine...
 

Sunny k. (47)
Thursday November 11, 2010, 11:46 am
ALRIGHT!~~~
 

Gudrun D. (427)
Thursday November 11, 2010, 11:58 am
Thanks for the update Simone - I hope they catch the *%#@ who did this.. poor motherless baby.
 

Kim O. (398)
Thursday November 11, 2010, 3:32 pm
Thanks so much for the update Simone!! Poor little sweetheart!! I hope she has stopped wishing for death and gathers strength enough for a full recovery!! I also hope she goes where she'll be safe!! I think she's had more than enough horror for one little girl.
 

Cheryl Ulrich (109)
Thursday November 11, 2010, 9:25 pm
OMG !! That picture is heartbreaking !! Anyone who could harm a BABY KOALA BEAR isn't human ... God I hope they catch the bastard that did this !!
 

Laura H. (903)
Thursday November 11, 2010, 9:29 pm
I've been praying for Frodo.
Thanks for the update Simone!
 

NICKY MELVILLE (119)
Friday November 12, 2010, 12:25 am
Poor darling little animal! I am so shocked! I naively thought that EVERYONE here loved our koalas! How COULD anyone do this? They must have been under the influence of drugs, or something. I am sure no-one in their right mind could do this. Koalas are one of God's best inventions and so harmless! I am still REELING to think that this has happened. The only good thing is that koalas are fairly independent creatures and so, when this little guy grows up, he will probably want to be by himself most of the time anyway, so he probably won't miss his mum for too long. Big healing hugs Frodo!
 

Genoveva M M. (334)
Friday November 12, 2010, 2:14 am
This is very emotional for me. I hope Frodo recovers completely. God help her!
 

Monique Pouchet (236)
Saturday November 13, 2010, 7:37 pm
thanks Simone, I'm getting news every day. Long and happy life to little Frodo!
 

wendy w. (47)
Saturday November 13, 2010, 7:57 pm
Evil person!! So glad Frodo's doing better. Thanx Simone.
 

Alicia v. (181)
Sunday November 14, 2010, 9:40 am
This little one. I hope he makes it. And I also hope the idiots get caught to pay a long while isolated.
 

Agnes H. (144)
Tuesday November 16, 2010, 10:51 pm
Noted and I hope they have the people who did this or at least the person. I love Koalas and there aren't many left as it is so why shoot them, or was it supposed to be fun??? I think he must have been on drugs or booze! No sane person would do such an awful act!
 

SHEILA V. (0)
Wednesday November 17, 2010, 9:39 pm
how sad is this? I will never understand how people can be so cruel :(
 
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