It’s hard to think about Australia without thinking about kangaroos.  But residents of the land down under are sure having their hands full this year as a terrible drought is driving many of these marsupials out of the parched bush and into the suburbs looking for food and water.  While kangaroos look friendly enough, they can actually be quite aggressive, and at 5 ½ feet tall, 150 pounds, and with very powerful hind legs, residents of the capital city of Canberra have been warned to avoid close contact with them.  Indeed, one woman has already been attacked, while another kangaroo help a pet dog under water until it was drowned.  Here’s hoping these kangaroos hop back into the outback before too long.

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