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Opossum Reproduction


The gestation period of a opossum is only 13 days. 8-9 young opossums are born. They are no larger than the size of a bee. The female opossum carries its babies in a pouch for about 2-3 months. Then the babies are carried on her back for another 1 to 2 months.