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Old Saturday 2nd March 2019, 05:20   #51
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Red face 'Kangaroo' battles 'giant' 'T-Rex'

So this is the 'real' reason the T-Rex became extinct !
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Old Saturday 2nd March 2019, 15:33   #52
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Old Saturday 2nd March 2019, 17:05   #53
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Hmmm .... that's no good - that was via the Australian ABC TV show Landline.

Try this direct link to the post on The Kangaroo Sanctuary Alice Springs page
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Old Monday 11th March 2019, 08:19   #54
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Talking What's up skip ?

Now Kangaroos have even taken a dislike to Paragliders !
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Another locked farcebook account, the video won't play without a password.
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Old Monday 11th March 2019, 10:16   #56
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Aaarrrrrggggh ! Soz - I will see if I can source it elsewhere - really quite remarkable footage !




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Old Monday 11th March 2019, 10:25   #57
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Here ya go - video contained within this linked report.
https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.cne...-in-australia/

Looks like a defence mechanism by the mother protecting her Joey from the aerial 'threat' ..... Wedge-tailed Eagles commonly take Kangaroos - the smaller ones are constantly at danger from even solitary Eagles ....




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Old Monday 11th March 2019, 23:19   #58
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Old Wednesday 13th March 2019, 03:21   #59
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Oh another thing. On the bird topic. Is there a type of bird that you definitely would not want to enter an enclosure of? The only three birds I would think that would be immediately dangerous to a person if you walked in it's enclosure would be the Ostrich, Emu, and Cassowary. But are there any others? They haven't cloned the terror bird yet? Ha. Also I hope this doesn't make me sound callous but I think it is therapeutic every once in a while to see a story of a person attacked or mauled by an animal at a zoo. It gets our mind off of all of the sexual assault crap or flag burning that you constantly hear. And I am glad that zoo keepers and authorities are getting better at not killing the animals because of human negligence. Seriously that whole story reminded me of that M. Night Shymalan movie The Happening. That guy who walked into the lion enclosure and stuck out his arm for the lion to eat him. A zombie.

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Or even better, those Rhino poachers who got eaten by Lions a few months ago . . .
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