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These cute animals can melt even the hardest heart!

Posted by: Keith Bradby

Published: 08/11/2005

Pygmy possum. Photo Nathan McQuoid.

Although it is called a Pygmy Possum, this little marsupial is not related to the larger possums. They have a prehensile tail for gripping branches and as well as eating insects and spiders, they also feed on nectar from many of our flowering plants in the area.

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