Origin: Eastern Australia
Species: Macropus Robustus
The name “wallaroo” is a mix of wallaby & kangaroo.
A wallaroo is a marsupial and young live in their mother’s pouch for up to 269 days.
They can be up to 56 inches long and weigh up to 100 pounds.
Females may have a dormant young in the uterus, a joey in the pouch and another joey at the foot.
A baby Wallaroo is a joey. A group of wallaroos is called a mob or a troop.