What animal is known in Australia for swapping their young?

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    In 2009, researchers who had tagged female kangaroos the year before had found something unusual in their pouches- someone else's baby. In this interesting turn of events, baby kangaroos of one mother had hopped into the pouch of another and decided to keep shop there. The weirdest part is that once the babies had switched mamas, they didn't do it again and remained with their new family until adulthood.

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