Rakali : Carnivorous Rodent Eats Poison Toad

The Wild Episode

Aug 3 2021 • 30 mins


The Rakali, aka the Australian Water-Rat, (Hydromys chrysogaster) is a pretty remarkable rodent. A carnivorous, semi-aquatic rodent that's native to Australia: a bit like the Australian version of an otter, it seems to be better than many Australian predators at dealing with the invasion of the poisonous cane toads ...

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Music

Opening & Closing Themes: Running Waters and Acoustic Meditation by Audionautix (Jason Shaw), from audionautix.com. CC BY 3.0.

plus modified versions of:

Acoustic Guitar 1 by Audionautix (Jason Shaw), from audionautix.com. CC BY 3.0.

Know No No-Nos, Jolenta Clears the Table and Today’s Special – Jam Tomorrow by Doctor Turtle, CC BY 4.0