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A brand new addition to the Leipzig Zoo has but to be seen by the general public, however that hasn’t stopped her from turning into a star. Heidi, a younger cross-eyed opossum, is shaping up to be the preferred furry critter in Germany since Knut the superstar polar bear. She will not be seen to the general public till July, however a cross-eyed opossum has was Germany’s new media darling.
The motive for Heidi’s crossed eyes is unclear, however zoo officers speculate that it is likely to be due to fats deposits behind her eyes, attributable to a foul weight loss plan early in life. The eyes would possibly look off, however they trigger the animal no ache, and do not have an effect on her potential to get round, in accordance to the zoo. She is, other than her seems to be, a traditional opossum.