A juvenile, critically endangered brush-tailed bettong (Bettongia penicillata) named Bo, at Cub Creek Science Camp in Rolla, MO.

This joey has been out of the pouch for 12 weeks and is about 20-weeks old.

Cub Creek Science Camp is a residential animal and science summer camp located in central Missouri. Here children from all over the world come to learn about the Earth’s creatures and to gain an appreciation for science and nature.

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