Orphaned joey koala Jacob attended his first visit to the RSPCA wildife hospital at Wacol on 13th January 2020. He was very well behaved and passed all of his medical tests with flying colours. He came home with us to be raised until he can be released.
RESCUE DATE: 11th January 2020
RESCUE LOCATION: Private property at Meringandan
REASON FOR RESCUE: Orphaned, found on his own without his mother, who could not be located to reunite them.
WEIGHT AT TIME OF RESCUE: 1.52kg
FIRST HOSPITAL VISIT: 13th January 2020 - RSPCA Wildlife Hospital, Wacol
ESTIMATED AGE BY HOSPITAL: 7 Months Old
BODY SCORE: 8 (Score of 1-10 system with 10 being the best)
MICROCHIP: Jacob now has special microchip that can track his information and be scanned easily at any vets.
Judi Gray - Toowoomba Koala and Wildlife Rescue