Common wombat

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a small brown bear standing on top of a grass covered field
East Coast Natureworld
East Coast Natureworld | Bicheno | Tasmania
an animal that is standing on some wood chips
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary(@BonorongTAS)さん / X
Bonorong Sanctuary(@BonorongTAS) Our beloved Tina wombat, putting her best paw forward! :)Twitter
an animal that is sitting in the grass
Wombat. It looks like a big cuddly teddy bear, but with a pouch.
two small brown bears standing next to each other
Narawntapu National Park | Nature and wildlife
Narawntapu National Park: A pristine wilderness area regarded as one of the best places in Tasmania to see wildlife in its natural surroundings. There are regular sightings of wombats, wallabies, eastern grey kangaroos, pademelons, bettongs, quolls, a myriad bird life and Tasmania's three spectacular snake species. This was also the first release sight for Tasmanian devils returned to the wild in 2016.
a small animal sitting on top of a tree branch in front of some bushes and trees
Northern Hairy-nosed Wombat
Northern Hairy-nosed Wombat by Jena Gouger on Prezi
two small brown animals standing next to each other
Wombat Breeding Could Help Save a Species
Taronga Zoo in Australia is celebrating the arrival of its second Southern Hairy-nosed Wombat joey in three years!
an animal that is sitting in the dirt
explosionsoflife: When viewed head-on, the southern hairy-nosed ****wombat (Lasiorhinus latifrons) looks like a combination of a normal wombat and a pig, leading my friend to dub these creatures “pigbats.” With even shorter legs than their close relatives, common wombats (Vombatus ursinus), the southern hairy-nosed wombat is the smallest of the three known species of wombats. They graze on grasses and sedges and are efficient at maintaining their weight even with low quality food.