Zoo welcomes rare albino wallaby joey
(CNN) – Things are hopping at the Sunset Zoo in Kansas as employees welcome the addition of a rare albino wallaby.
Workers named it Bruny, after an island off Tasmania that is home to about 200 of the melanin-challenged marsupials.
The wallaby only recently emerged from its mother’s pouch, months after being born.
Zoo officials still don’t know whether Bruny is a boy or a girl, so it’s a good thing they gave the joey a unisex name.
Bruny also has a non-albino brother named Arlo who came out of the pouch before Bruny.
The two additions bring the wallaby count at the Sunset Zoo to five.
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