quokka, an Australian marsupial, known as the happiest animal in the world
Momma and baby quokka
Feeding a Quokka is really frowned upon, and can get you a hefty fine! Like this guy in the pic giving what looks like some bread! They mostly eat leaves and some fruit (local berries). Make sure you read the pamphlet about feeding them!
Adorable Australian Quokkas Have Mastered the Art of the Selfie - I can't get over how cute these are!
This gorgeous Quokka Joey has just exited mums pouch at the Taronga Zoo. The quokka /ˈkwɒkə/ (Setonix brachyurus), known locally as the Kangaroo Rat, is a small marsupial about the size of a domestic cat. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Quokka
Quokka Joey and its mother. September 2011 at Perth Zoo
The Quokka is a native Australian animal found only on Rottnest Island, Western Australia. -actually saw some of these on rottnest.
'Quokka' by Mel Barrett. A Quokka from Rotnest Island
Vanessa Clark - Quokka on Rottnest Island, WA, Australia.
seems I became a big quokka fan, what a puss
Meet the Quokka — the Happiest Animal Ever
Meet the most smiley animal on earth: the quokka. A native of Australia, the quokka is a marsupial in the macropod family (along with wallabies and kangaroos)
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#cute as a #quokka #rottnest #westernaustralia #perth
Meet The Happiest Animal In The World
Until I discovered these little guys, (Austrailian Quokka) I always pictured Podo Forster as more of a guinea pig/gremlin type. These are known as the "happiest animals in the world." They love to have their picture taken-seriously.