Subject: Re: Contradicting stories?...
Posted by Melinda on September 04, 1999 at 15:35:05:
In Reply to: Re: Contradicting stories?... posted by Ms. Shell on September 04, 1999 at 04:41:14:
Thanks for replying to my post Ms Shell..
The Possums that these people are talking about are infact
"pests". However it is infact mostly ringtail and brushtail possums
that find there way into homes. These two possums are very plentyful through out Australia
Once the get into a person's roof, most people find this irritating enough
to have them captured by proffesionals, however I have never heard of anyone
having a possum exterminated, as far as Im aware, they are captured
in special trap-cages (not harmed) and released into the bush.
Also..in relation to Kasey's comment about proof on the internet..
I did infact find a site that states that sugar gliders are on the endangered
species list. Ive attached the URL..
(Although they do state that it is a yellow bellied glider..so i could be wrong..)