Patrick the wombat is "thriving" at the Ballarat Wildlife Park in Victoria, Australia. Weighing in at around 80 pounds and likely over 10 years old, Patrick is believed to be the biggest and oldest wombat living in captivity today, according a zookeeper at Ballarat. A "happy home" with "good food and lots of cuddles" has made Patrick a happy wombat, indeed. He even gets zipped around the zoo in a wheelbarrow, taking in the sights and getting affection from visitors.
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