This little is clearly enjoying soaking up the sunshine on ☀ A slice of paradise that can be found just off the coast of Perth in is blessed with picturesque scenery, an abundance of beautiful beaches and bays, and around of these fluffy creatures!
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.
When quokkas were first discovered by Europeans, the Dutch explorers who saw them thought they were giant rats, and named their island "Rats' Nest Island" (Rottnest Island). Quokkas are actually marsupials, though! They have very little fear of humans and