Meet our featured animal, the Tasmanian devil!
Here are five facts about Tasmanian devils:
- Tasmanian devils inhabit the island state of Tasmania, although they once lived throughout Australia.
- The Tasmanian devil is the size of a small dog.
- Tasmanian devils are not picky eaters. They eat carrion (dead animals), including rotten flesh, fur, and bones!
- Female Tasmanian devils give birth to up to 50 babies (joeys).
- Tasmanian devils are considered endangered. Threats include being hit by cars and Devil Facial Tumour Disease.