Dog and Deer
I love roo: Orphaned kangaroo and wombat become best friends at rescue
Orphaned kangaroo Anzac and wombat Peggy have become best pals
after meeting at a wildlife rescue centre
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Orphaned kangaroo Anzac and
wombat Peggy have become best pals after meeting at a wildlife rescue
They share a pouch together at the Wildlife Kilmore Rescue Centre
near Melbourne, Australia.
At just over five months old, Anzac was
brought to the centre after being rescued in the Macedon Ranges.
his mum, Anzac was placed with wombat Peggy and the two now sleep together.
Worker Lisa Milligan said the unlikely friends are comforted by each other�s
movement and heartbeat.
She said: �There are lots of baby animals about
at the moment, and they are orphaned for a range of reasons�.
One of the
reasons the lively duo get on so well is their similar personalities - with
Anzac described as very social while Peggy is boisterous and cheeky.