4 weeks WATCH: Wombat, koala become best friends after sharing enclosure at zoo Inquirer
In what has been viewed as an unlikely bond, a wombat and a koala apparently turned into best friends after sharing the same enclosure at a zoo in Australia. The wombat named Hope and Elsa the koala "bonded during isolation," according to Australia Reptile Park's YouTube channel on June 2. The two creatures snuggled while they were both being carried by their caretakers. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=glPxIRIKDzQ The zoo also showed the "[cute] friendship duo" via Instagram last Tuesday, June 16. https://www.instagram.com/p/CBfTS__hpR4/ The zoo reopened to the public on June 1 after being closed since March due to the COVID-19 crisis. Its staff ... more