Watch a Rescued Baby Wombat Bond With His Caretaker
Saved at four months old after his mother was hit by a car, George the wombat will eventually return to the wilds of Australia.
George is an eight-month-old wombat who is absolutely smitten with his caretaker, Tim Faulkner. Faulkner is the general manager at the Australian Reptile Park, a zoo located in New South Wales, Australia, which took George in when he became an orphan.
At just four months old, George was in his mother’s pouch when they were hit by a car. George’s mother was killed. A woman who stopped to help found George alive in his mother’s pouch…