Little wombat is saved – level 2
A woman saw a dead wombat by the road in Tasmania. After walking up to the carcass, she noticed that the pouch was moving. There was a live baby wombat in the pouch!
The woman helped the baby from its mother’s body. It was cold, so she wrapped the little wombat in a towel.
Another woman now takes care of the baby. She keeps it in her bra to keep its body temperature up. Also, the place feels a lot like the pouch for the baby. It will stay there for three months.
You can watch the original video in the Level 3 section.
What kind of care does the woman provide to help the baby wombat grow and thrive?
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