Koala Facts – Interesting Facts About Koalas

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Cool Koala facts

Kolas, pandas, young elephants and hippos eat the droppings of their mothers.

Australia has 10 times more camels than koalas.

Koalas are heavily hunted for their fur. It is believed that more than 1 million of them are killed in 1919.

Koalas have few predators; dingos and python may prey on them.

More than 4,000 koalas are killed each year by dogs and cars.

Chlamydia is another threat to koalas; it is a sexually transmitted disease which can lead to blindness, infertility and death.

John price was the first European who described koalas in 1798.