Prize-winning: Rupert is a three-time cat of the year in Australia, and is said to be one of the biggest domestic cats in the world. (Now THAT'S a cat!) This pic reminds me of my much beloved Maine Coon cat who passed 5 yrs ago. He was my gentle giant & buddy.
The Bilby: Not a rabbit, the very cute bilby is an a nocturnal, burrowing marsupial which lives in dry areas of central Australia. Recognized as a endangered species, there has been success in rallying recovery by promoting the 'Easter Bilby'. http://pinterest.com/pin/2814818487278744/ Photo: Qld Parks and Wildlife #Bilby #Australia
Patrick The Wombat. Wombats are something of a scourge in Australia, where they are best known for digging the foundations out from people's homes and destroying any car that hits them on that country's dark, lonely highways. Patrick, however, who hangs out at Ballarat Wildlife Park, won a lot of hearts on Reddit today as the oldest wombat living in captivity.