Opossum Facts

Here in Washington state, the opossum or possum as its more readily known, is  quieter, but often seen as uglier, counterpart to the raccoon. The opossum (Didelphis Virginiana) was named by Captain John Smith whose head was saved, according to legend, by the American Indian princess Pocahontas.  It is the only marsupial living in North … More Opossum Facts