The animal has a large round head, a black nose, and large cosmic ears. Its fur is dense in shades of gray. The koala also has very strong paws ending in very sharp and strong claws, so it can easily climb various heights, branches and trees.
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Its body length averages 60 to 75 centimeters and its weight ranges from 5 to 15 kilograms.
Teddy Bear was originally found only in the low eucalyptus forests of Australia. About 100 years ago, the Koala was threatened with extinction by numerous hunts for its valuable fur.
This animal very rarely comes down to the ground, it leads an arboreal lifestyle. The animal is active at night and then makes long wanderings looking for food. An interesting fact is that the bear can sleep during the day even 18 hours!
It feeds only on eucalyptus leaves and what is interesting, out of 350 species of these trees only 5 can provide it with food. It is also interesting that this animal does not drink, because the only water it gets is from the food it eats.
The female is pregnant for about a month and after this time usually one young is born. After birth, the young stays in the mother's pouch, and when it is 6 months old it is moved to the mother's back, where it stays until it is a year old.