With an official status of “vulnerable,” koalas are on the threatened species list, but not yet endangered. Their numbers have been declining for a number of years, with the Brisbane Times reporting that the trend is slowing. Here’s why koala conservation is important.
A new Australian animal exhibit opens at the San Diego Zoo.
This poor little guy came back to his home to discover all the trees had been cut down. Luckily, a local farmer helped him find a new home!
The confused marsupial wonders where his forest went.
Quick read this before the koalas discover my location! Too late…send hel…….
Straight from the history books. I’m not making this up.
1. The world needs more heroes like this. 2. That head shake at the 2:25 mark is priceless. #teamAustralia
His name is Blinky Bill and he has surely never seen an episode of “Real Housewives” or consumed a Skinnygirl anything.
I seriously can’t deal with these.
A group of Australians got a surprise when this koala swam across the river right up to their canoe.
Musician Simon Panrucker combed through over 20 online videos of koalas and people lucky enough to hug and hold koalas to create this music video for his aptly-named jam “Hug You Like Koalas.” Major props for rhyming marsupial with beautiful.
Sweet Jesus save us all. This just goes to show that while adult koalas may be cute, they’re also STD-ridden drunken killing machines.
OMG they make the saddest noises. :(
We aren’t the only ones suffering through this heat wave. Animals have it rough too, especially with the fur and the no air conditioning and everything. Here are 17 photos of the greatest animal on the planet, the koala, dealing with heat waves over the years. I hear immense amounts of cute can cool you down, so I’d check these out if I were you.
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This is the song he wrote after he was all heartbroken. That koala has totally mastered power chords, and might be ready to move on to bar chords.
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A collection of koalas who like smoking weed and eating leaves.
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This is a brief public service announcement to inform you that the Nintendo 64 game console looks exactly like a koala bear. You may now continue about your business.
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Koalas are facing extinction and dying from Koala AIDS (also known as KIDS) and chlamydia. Aww, is this the kind of AIDS you get from too much cuddling???
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