Echidna Breeding Season Has Started

Echidna Breeding Season Has Started

Echidna breeding season has started!! This will be the only time of the year (June-Sept) that you will see more than one echidna together out in the wild. Echidna’s form these “trains” where one female is followed by multiple males until she chooses one to mate with –...
Snake Handler: Fred Hoogland

Snake Handler: Fred Hoogland

Chittering Wildlife Carers member, Fred Hoogland, recently completed a venomous snake handling and relocation course. And now, along with Marnie and Leigh, Fred can be called on by the general public to relocate any unwelcome snakes. Fred is situated in Bindoon,...
Bandicoot Bundles

Bandicoot Bundles

This little native Australian is the Southern Brown Bandicoot (Isoodon obesulus fusciventer) or Quenda in Noongar language. It is a marsupial and is sometimes mistaken for a rat due to its small furry body and pointed snout. The Southern Brown Bandicoot is found in...
Orphaned Joey Blu

Orphaned Joey Blu

Blu, the red kangaroo came into care after being orphaned as a joey. He remained with his carer for 12 months and was a calm and affectionate boy throughout that time. As the photo shows, he is now a mature and strong kangaroo who now lives on a station in Victoria...