By: Jacob Harter
This is an insight on the world of kangaroos. There are many facts about kangaroos in this informative piece of writing, some of which are listed below. Kangaroos can be viewed essential animals that should not go extinct because they are very useful in the wildlife.
The population is "somewhere between 15 and 20 million animals"( Whitfield 1). Hunting of the kangaroo is very active because of their meat which is very tasty and rich in vitamins, and for their pelts which are somewhat like a deer's pelt. Kangaroos are almost to the point of extinction because the hunting of kangaroos is such a vast sport in parts of the world. The kangaroo can offer many things for those with medical deficiencies.
Lifespan, habitat, and food
Offspring and behavior
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