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Running Red Kangaroo

Running Red Kangaroo WL67257

Red kangaroos hop along on their powerful hind legs up to 35 miles an hour at great speed. Their bounding gait allows them to cover 25 feet in a single leap and to jump 6 feet high. It is also the only kangaroo that is truly suited to arid environments; however, it prefers the greener plains and open woodlands where there are plenty of green herbaceous plants to forage on.
Males, or “boomers”, are heavily muscled with a rich, rusty red coat, although some may also be a dark grey. Females often called “blue-flyers”, are much smaller and are grey-blue to reddish.
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Red kangaroos hop along on their powerful hind legs up to 35 miles an hour at great speed. Their bounding gait allows them to cover 25 feet in a single leap and to jump 6 feet high. It is also the only kangaroo that is truly suited to arid environments; however, it prefers the greener plains and open woodlands where there are plenty of green herbaceous plants to forage on.<br />
Males, or “boomers”, are heavily muscled with a rich, rusty red coat, although some may also be a dark grey. Females often called “blue-flyers”, are much smaller and are grey-blue to reddish.