The Red Kangaroo is a very large kangaroo with long, pointed ears and a squared-off muzzle.
Males have short, red-brown fur, fading to pale buff below and on the limbs. Females are smaller than males and are blue-grey with a brown tinge, pale grey below. It has two forelimbs with small claws, two muscular hind-limbs, which are used for jumping.
It also has a strong tail which is often used to create a tripod when standing upright.
Country of Origin: Australia
Weight: 200 - 300 lbs
Size: 4 - 5.5 ft tall
Lifespan: 23 years in the wild
Diet: The foundation of the Red Kangaroo diet consists of plenty of grass in different varieties, shrubs, flowering plants and foliage.