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The Misunderstood Marsupial

Photo by Getty Images/quadxeonMy first up-close encounter with an opossum took place years ago, when I went to get feed for our horses one evening. I was used to seeing these hairy, grayish animals flattened on the road, their lives abruptly and unceremoniously ended while out on a nightly prowl, but I was not expecting to see an 18-inch-long freeloader wedged under the ...

Jo Ann Abell | Jul 30, 2019

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