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Dog saves elderly woman from kangaroo

Posted on Tuesday, 22 July, 2008 | Comment icon 5 comments

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"An elderly woman was attacked by a large kangaroo on a farm in Australia and was lucky to be alive after a pet dog leapt to her aid, her son said Saturday."

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Comment icon #1 Posted by www375 on 22 July, 2008, 14:29
We in America always think of kangaroos as sweet and cuddly, but I've heard they can be VERY aggressive at times. Lucky woman.................
Comment icon #2 Posted by BaneSilvermoon on 5 August, 2008, 10:06
Comment icon #3 Posted by Set the Fallen on 6 August, 2008, 19:19
Weird stuff... Never thought I would hear about kangoros doing this.
Comment icon #4 Posted by BaneSilvermoon on 7 August, 2008, 9:18
Weird stuff... Never thought I would hear about kangoros doing this. Just google kangaroo attack and click the videos link.
Comment icon #5 Posted by B'Elanna on 21 December, 2008, 8:57
Weird stuff... Never thought I would hear about kangoros doing this. The males can be aggressive and territorial in the wild and the largest ones, esp red kangaroos which are extremely powerful animals, if you get in it's path you are in trouble. They really only fight each other and there have been cases where humans have been attacked but it's really rare . There are a few Eastern Greys in zoos and things over here and they're pretty docile creatures, very friendly really.

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