Kangaroos Can Jump 30 Feet High
Welcome to quot;DiscoveryWorld Safari.quot; On today's episode,the kangaroo. Kangaroos live inEastern Australia in small groups calledtroops or herds. However, Australiansknow them better as mobs. Kangaroos are classifiedas marsupials.
And are in fact the largestof all the marsupial species, standing over 6 feet tall. They are primarily herbivores,with large, powerful hind legs. Their legs can leap toabout 30 feet at the time and travel as fastas 30 miles per hour. Perhaps their mostfamous characteristic is their pouch, whichIS A fold of skin that can hold theirnewborns, known as joeys.
Joeys stay in thepouch for 10 months before they leaving,though they do venture out as young as fourmonths old to graze on grass beforereturning to the pouch. Please subscribe to thechannel and share this episode with your friends. Tell us in thecomment section what you'd like to see onquot;Discovery World Safari.quot;
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