The Red Kangaroo is the largest species of Marsupial in Australia. It is a herbivore, that eat grass. The red kangaroo is a tough species of animal. They use kick boxing as their defense. They scratch their opponent with its front paws, than rears on to its tail to bash them with its massive legs. Kangaroos are good moms, they keep their babies also known as Joey in their pouch. Three years after that, they are only allowed in for protection from predators. They jump around and can leap nearly a full football field.