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Re: OT- Wildlife

Sue Stribley wrote:
>I guess everyone might be starting to tire of the wildlife theme.  =
>Having brought up the subject of rabbits (sorry) it certainly has been =
>interesting to hear of all the wildlife in America - such an assortment =
>of creatures that we don't have here in Australia.

Yes, hearing about some of those creatures makes me glad we don't have them

>I guess that leads me to relate about the kangaroos.  We have a few =
>living locally but don't see a lot of them.  However, there was one in =
>my iris patch one morning who virtually came and stood beside me =
>(obviously a pet someone had dumped) while I was admiring some spikes.  =
>I don't know if they are keen on eating the irises but they sure as hell =
>can crush them well.  With a bit of luck they'll remain in the wilds and =
>not stomp through my patch too often.

Well, I can't claim to have any kangaroos, but I do remember seeing an
echidna in the garden a few years ago. 


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