The tammar wallaby lives in dense vegetation areas of coastal regions.
IN THE WILD – Grass and leaves
IN THE ZOO – Specially formulated biscuits
- Babies crawl into pouch to continue developing for several months after birth
- One of the smallest wallaby species
- Lick forearms and pant to keep cool in hot weather
- Able to survive dry habitats by drinking sea water if fresh water is not available