Australia's fire season has devastated native ecosystems, and it's probably going to be a while before displaced animals are able to survive on their own again.
Kænguruer, koalaer og vombatte er søde men det er deres mælk ikke.
"Too many koalas" sounds like an adorable problem to have, but in fact a population explosion has resulted in many dying of starvation.
Though the public was understandably saddened to learn that 700 of the cute critters had been put down by the Australian government, an expert told us it was either that or mass starvation.
The cuddly marsupials are touched by the word's generosity, but they don't need anymore adorable paw protectors.