Fun facts about possums for kids

Fun facts about possums for kids

Hey everyone, in today's episode of #FOCFunFacts Luka and I have three fun facts about the possum and a few terrible mum jokes too. Enjoy ✌️

Possum Fact 01: How many different varieties of possums are there in Australia?

There are 23 different varieties of possums found in Australia. The main ones are the brushtail and ringtail possum.

Possum Fact 02: What are boy and girl possums called?

A girl possum is called 'Jill' and a boy possum is called 'Jack'.

Possum Fact 03: What do possums eat?

Possums are omnivores, so they eat food sourced from both plants and animals. Although they mostly eat plants, they have been known to eat bird eggs, lizards and small birds.

Possum Joke 01: Why do you see possums hanging upside down? 

They are cleaning out their pouches.

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