After Rescuing a Wild Opossum, A Couple Formed an Unbreakable Bond with It!

Animal lovers have seen a lot of people with pet raccoons and squirrels, but opossums are a whole different story!  Animal rescuer and opossum rehabilitator Sherri Kassalias cared for three baby opossums who came to her for different reasons.

One of the opossum’s mother was attacked by a dog while the other two babies lost their mother to a driving car.  Sherri nursed the opossums until they were ready to be released back into the wild…

Meet Sheri Kassalias and Opie the opossum.  Sherri rehabilitates opossums who’ve been abandoned or lost their mothers…

When she first met Opie, he immediately took a liking to her which is rare because opossums usually aren’t very friendly to humans.  Experts warned Sherri if she became too close to Opie, he couldn’t be released back into the wild…

She decided to commit to him, and that’s when the impossible happened…

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