Opossums: "Hold on 'Olive' dear ~ I've got you by your tail ~ I won't let you fall!"              (Fact: Opossums make up the largest order of Marsupials in The Western Hemisphere, including 103 or more species in 19 genera.)

Opossums: "Hold on 'Olive' dear ~ I've got you by your tail ~ I won't let you fall!" (Fact: Opossums make up the largest order of Marsupials in The Western Hemisphere, including 103 or more species in 19 genera.)

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Don't ask me why but I think opossums are one of the cutest animals ever!! Look at those lil toes and they smile! It's that animal I will swerve off road to miss lol!

Don't ask me why but I think opossums are one of the cutest animals ever!! Look at those lil toes and they smile! It's that animal I will swerve off road to miss lol!

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Opossum: eats almost everything, mammal, can reach 2,5 ft or 76 cm at lenght, more than 60 species, inhabitates in United States and Canada, they are scavengers and often visits human houses, they are immune to rabies, has partial or total immunity to some snakes.

Opossum: eats almost everything, mammal, can reach 2,5 ft or 76 cm at lenght, more than 60 species, inhabitates in United States and Canada, they are scavengers and often visits human houses, they are immune to rabies, has partial or total immunity to some snakes.

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Opossums are distantly related to Australian marsupials such as kangaroos,

Opossums are distantly related to Australian marsupials such as kangaroos,

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Opossums limit the spread of Lyme disease as they usually kill off any ticks on their bodies.

Opossums limit the spread of Lyme disease as they usually kill off any ticks on their bodies.

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My mission is to reintroduce possums to people as cute marsupials, not dirty rodents

My mission is to reintroduce possums to people as cute marsupials, not dirty rodents

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Baby opossums might just be the most heartwarming little critters on the planet.

Baby opossums might just be the most heartwarming little critters on the planet.

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