"It is a tragic and senseless act that has left an indelible mark on our branch volunteers who attended the scene, as well as the local residents," wrote WIRES.
"I'm totally gutted and just worried sick for him—just needing him home," said Nikki Johnstone of Waulkmill Menagerie.
A video posted by David Boyd to the Canberra Notice Board Group on Facebook shows an early morning rescue pulled off by three people.
The woman feared getting "kangaroo kicked to the face" as she came across the stampede while walking along a cliff in Australia.
Locals and wildlife-lovers traveled to the Victoria, Australia golf course to stop a kangaroo cull that would kill the giant creature.
A father in New South Wales was trying to protect his family when a wild kangaroo punched him.
Authorities believe the Kangaroo, discovered roaming in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, was someone's pet.
Over 800 million animals have died in New South Wales alone, according to the University of Sydney.
The animal likely became a meal for a roaming wolf, even though no remains were discovered.
Short-faced kangaroos are an entirely extinct group of marsupial herbivores that arose during the Miocene Epoch—around 23 to 5.3 million years ago—and diversified prolifically during Australia's Ice Age.
Around 3,200 of the two-legged marsupials will be put down in the next three months.
It hops like a kangaroo but spends most of its time underground.