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Virginia Opossum

Didelphis virginiana

Notes:

I successfully released all 5 opossums i had rehabilitated

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8 Comments

clarksburg15
clarksburg15 8 years ago

I love the first picture...It's sooo cute:)

TracyL
TracyL 8 years ago

They can carry rabies but usually don't in the past 10 years there have only been 3 known cases of opossums with rabies :)
Which is a really good thing!

Hema
Hema 8 years ago

They do not carry rabies,which is the best part.

TracyL
TracyL 8 years ago

lol they are cute, and pretty ugly as they get bigger :) They are great though, they eat rodents :)

clarksburg17
clarksburg17 8 years ago

he so cute and ugle

TracyL
TracyL 8 years ago

Thank you Hannah, I will see if we can take a trip to the Zoo :) maybe in the spring it will be a better time of the year :) Have you ever been to the butterfly museum?

clarksburg3
clarksburg3 8 years ago

hey its Hannah again, like your photo um...i have a question,one day could the nature group go 2 the zoo and see the tigers?!?!?!? I LOVE TIGERS!!!

TracyL
TracyL 8 years ago

I am a wildlife rehabilitator, i had this little girl and 4 others, which i released last week :)

TracyL
Spotted by
TracyL

Vermont, USA

Spotted on Sep 2, 2012
Submitted on Sep 2, 2012

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