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    There's A New Teensy Baby Quokka To Obsess Over


    Say "G'day" to Mia! She's a six-month-old Quokka joey at Sydney's Taronga Zoo.

    Her full name is "Meeuk Mia," and it means “halo of the moon” in the language of the Noongar people from Western Australia, according to a statement from the zoo.

    She might be tiny now, but she's got a bright, big future ahead of her!

    Her very important job will be "meeting and helping children learn about the importance of looking after native wildlife," the zoo said.

    Zoo keeper Bec Russell-Cook has been waking up at 2 a.m. to bottle-feed little Mia. Who knew someone so cute could be so much work?

    “She’s quite the little climber," said Bec. "She loves climbing on the other keepers’ shoulders and heads during morning tea."

    "I even woke up one night to find her looking at me from atop a mountain of pillows next to my bed," she said.

    "¯\_(ツ)_/¯," said Mia.