Entries by Carla Tooma

Wildlife Wednesday: Sammie the Possum

Sammie the possum has found himself in the care of the Currumbin Wildlife Hospital after suffering a big fall at Dreamworld. The Common Brushtail Possum is perfectly healthy, but because he is an orphan, he is being looked after by veterinary nurse Renee Lowery until he is old enough to be released. “This guy needs […]

A box of AWLQ chocolates wins the heart of a 12 year old boy on Valentine’s Day

A 12-year old boy has embraced Valentine’s Day, successfully bidding to name Animal Welfare League Queensland’s (AWLQ) box of chocolates – three gorgeous Labrador Kelpie cross puppies. Thorne Lyons had the highest bid during the AWLQ’s “In the name of love” auction with $321. This morning Thorne, his Mother Jackina and Father Thomas came out […]