Jumping with joy:
It makes me hopping mad that Kangaroos are killed for their skins.
A case in point is Nike, which has come under fire by animal activists for using Kangaroo skin for its football boots. These kangaroos are hunted and according to Australia’s code of practice if a slaughtered female has a baby (joey) in her pouch, this baby “must also be killed immediately, by decapitation or a heavy blow to the skull to destroy the brain, or shooting” read more @ http://bit.ly/2bbj3Fr
So I was extremely happy to read about one compassionate man, Chris ‘Brolga’ Barns.
Brolga has opened a Kangaroo Sanctuary in central Australia’s Alice Springs. Currently he looks after 30 orphaned kangaroos.
Their mothers’ might have been run over or hunted leaving their babies to die, if it was not for Brolga.
Read the full story by Laura S.