Thomas runs Animalia wildlife shelter and is a wildlife rehabilitator
with over 27 years experience, her love of wildlife started
with her mother teaching her to hand raise baby birdsas a child.
1990 Michelle was given a 65gm ringtail to raise and the rest
they say is history, since then Michelle has rescued raised
and rehabilitated everything from Flying foxes, microbats, possums,
gliders, pelicans, penguins, wombats, wallabies and koalas.
is a cert 4 trainer and assessor and teaches “Respond to wildlife
emergencies” amongst other topics for regional trainers across