Native to Texas
why are they endangered/ Solutions
keep pets indoors at night. Drive with more caution .
They can find their way through a maze more quickly than rats and cats.
Opossums help keep rats and cockroaches at away by competing with them for food. Opossums will often kill cockroaches and rats if they find them in their territory. They have 50 teeth.They play dead, this is an involuntary response (like fainting) rather than a conscious act. They roll over, become stiff, close their eyes or stare off into space and bare their teeth as saliva foams around the mouth and a foul-smelling fluid is secreted from glands.