They are one of Australia’s most beloved animal species but face the threat of extinction due to the incurable DFDT disease. Tasmania was one of the last regions of Australia to be introduced to domesticated dogs. The Tasmanian Devil is known to be the world’s largest carnivorous marsupial. Tasmanian Meltdown comin' Said there's a hurricane comin' WB Kids is the home of all of your favorite clips featuring characters from the Looney Tunes, Scooby-Doo, Tom and Jerry and more! Here are ten facts about these little devils (pun intended […] Dogs were brought from Britain in 1803 for hunting kangaroos and emus.

Hello - I am hoping to get a bit of help with our puppy who never sleeps during the day, bites like a wild animal and barks, howls and cries if you are not constantly giving attention. The Tasmanian devil cancer is very aggressive, spread by biting, and it threatens the devils with extinction.

We got our puppy 5 weeks ago and this is the 2nd Labrador we have had - we lost our last one to kidney failure at the age of 12 yrs so we are not inexperienced with labs. Hence, it is biologically related to the kangaroos, the bandicoots, and possums. The Tasmanian devil became the largest carnivorous marsupial in the world following the extinction of the thylacine in 1936, and is now found in the wild only in Tasmania.