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Young devil displays gnarly climbing technique

Published: 03/05/2011

Tasmanian devils LOVE a good vantage point.

Recent footage from the Save the Tasmanian Devil Program's Insurance Population facility near Hobart shows that not only do young Tasmanian devils climb, but they are surprisingly good at it.

As they mature devils are not quite so coordinated and tend to keep their feet firmly on the ground.