Big Autumn Move Almost Completed

Our Autumn move of rehabilitated kangaroos to their delayed-release site is now nearing completion; with their eventual release on 2000 acres of remote private wildlife sanctuary land.  Thirty four animals have so far been translocated to the five acre pre-release enclosure with another three to be moved in the next…

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Big Max makes full recovery and goes free

Just before Christmas Steve and Rosemary were called to rescue a huge kangaroo that had been hit by a vehicle near Queanbeyan.  Max must have been 75kg and 2 metres tall.  His injuries included a fractured cheek, fractured upper palate, head injury and severe concussion. His jaw was intact. The…

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A new beginning for Scottie the wombat

Rosemary and I rescued Scottie last September. He had been attacked by dogs and was in a bad way.  But this was to be his lucky day.  His wounds and his general condition were so bad most other rescuers would probably have had him euthanised  Fortunately our wildlife veterinarian could see…

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A Great Summer Read

Gypsy Wulff’s new book Turning Points in Compassion is a great read this Summer for those interested in the compassionate lives of  animal advocate personalities around the world. The book can be ordered at: www.turningpointsincompassion_info Steve is interviewed for his work as founder and president of the Animal Justice Party of…

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November new-comers

Possumwood had 10 rescues in November -a bit quieter than the previous month with 20 rescues. Steve was called to help a 20 kg Eastern grey (EG) kangaroo hit on the Kings highway. I met him as I was returning from the wildlife vet -Dr Howard Ralph at about midnight.…

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