Opossum For Sale

The opossum, or possum, is the only marsupial in North America. They grow to be roughly the size of a domestic house cat and have long snouts and prehensile tails. Possums have really hardy immune systems and are resistant to rabies. They are also partially immune to the venom of many snakes, such as pit vipers, rattlesnakes, and cottonmouths. They are nocturnal and, therefore, more active at night.

Baby STO

  • Name: KyTy Critters
  • Posted: 01/28/2022
  • Phone: 8166087784
  • Email: Email Seller
  • Location: Missouri
  • Website: http://www.kytycritters.com

Baby Short Tailed Opossums (STO) All of our babies come pre-spoiled and with a health guarantee! We offer shipping, and lifetime support for any questions or concerns you have!!! For more information (including SHIPPING, AVAILABILITY, PHOTOS, P...

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2 yawari opossums

  • Price: $700.00
  • Name: Animal lover
  • Posted: 01/25/2022
  • Phone: 7636701297
  • Email: Email Seller
  • Location: Minnesota

Male and female yawari. Asking $700 for both. Not looking to split up currently. pick up in MN only or you arrange ground transportation, NO SHIPPING. Open to trade for other exotics!

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Four eye opossums

  • Price: $1,000.00
  • Name: Animal lover
  • Posted: 01/25/2022
  • Phone: 7636701297
  • Email: Email Seller
  • Location: Minnesota

Two four eye opossums, one male and one female. Female is missing tip of her tail and male is missing most of his tail. Selling for 1,000 for both not looking to separate currently.

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Brazilian short tail opossums

  • Name: Adam Boyd
  • Posted: 01/25/2022
  • Phone: 8152024458
  • Email: Email Seller
  • Location: Illinois

We have some baby Brazilian short tailed opossums for sale, these guys are very tame and amazing little pets.

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Pair of Derby’s Woolly Opossums

  • Name: Scott
  • Posted: 11/09/2021
  • Email: Email Seller
  • Location: Illinois

I have one pair of Derby’s Woolly Opossums for sale , we don’t handle them but they’re not aggressive at all . Local pick up only ,

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Woolly opossum

  • Price: 1,000
  • Name: Jessica
  • Posted: 08/03/2021
  • Phone: 315-573-6130
  • Email: Email Seller
  • Location: New York

Male Woolly opossum, approx 8 months old. Located in Sodus NY. $1,000. Would trade for a female.

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STOs Brazilian Short tailed opossums

  • Price: $250.00
  • Name: Chancy
  • Posted: 06/14/2021
  • Phone: 7576391134
  • Email: Email Seller
  • Location: North Carolina
  • Website: www.carolinaquillery.com

STOs Brazilian Short tailed opossums babies ready to go in July. $250 Reserve now at carolinaquillery.com. Ground shipping available to legal states for additional $160

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Opossum

Possums are flexible and adapt easily to various habitats. They can be found in woods, open fields, swampy areas, and near streams. For shelter, they use tree cavities, brush piles, the dens of other animals, and even attics, sheds, and garages.

 

What do Opossum Eat?

Possums are opportunistic omnivores but the ratio of plant to animals varied depending on the species. They eat frogs, rodents, birds, eggs, plants, fruit, and insects.

Possum Enrichment

For possums in captivity, the animals can be kept stimulated by hiding their favorite foods inside logs or hollow gourds. An apple hung on a string will encourage the animal to bob for apples.

Breeding Opossum

Like all marsupials, possums have a pouch, or a marsupium. After a fairly short gestation time, only about twelve to fourteen days, the offspring are born. The babies are extremely under-developed, though. They stay inside the pouch where they continue to develop and nurse from their mother. They are weaned and ready to leave the pouch between 70 and 125 days. The life span of a possum is between two and four years.

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