by Freida Marie Crump
Greetin’s from the Ridge.
The year was 1857. A naturalist named George Krefft caught two very rare pig-footed bandicoots in the innards of the Australian outback.
Unfortunately for science and for the bandicoots, Krefft soon grew hungry and ate them. Even more unfortunately, there’s never been another pig-footed bandicoot found anywhere. We’re not sure, but we think George ate the last two.
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