(Todd Ryan, personal communication, 2019)
A Rodrigues fruit bat pup being hand raised at San Diego Zoo Safari Park.
This 12-day-old pup (born via C-section on Jan. 11, 2017) uses its claws to cling to its “sock mom” during a routine feeding.
Image credit: © San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance. All rights reserved.
O'Brien et al. (2007)