How's Harold the Wombat Holding Up?

An Adelaide Hills non-for-profit is currently caring for a wombat who was injured from 26 rubber bullets in SA's South-East.

The injured animal was found on the side of the road on Tuesday 13 October by a wildlife carer from
The team has brought the wombat to their sanctuary in Flaxley to treat him for gunshot wounds, heat exhaustion and dehydration.

Two days later and Harold is hanging in there. Carer and founder of the sanctuary,  Brigitte Stevens joins Jennie Lenman for an update.

The RSPCA is urging anyone with information about the incident to get in touch as it does not have sufficient information to launch an investigation at this stage.

Photo of Harold the Wombat, supplied Wombat Awareness Organisation