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Koalas have sharp claws,big bushy ears,grey furry body,flat black nose and small beady eyes. They are also very cute.

Koalas belong to a group of animals called marsupials. A marsupial is an animal which keeps and feeds its babies in a pouch for a few months after they are born. The word koala is an Aboriginal word meaning 'no drink' .

Newborn koalas stay in their mother's pouch.After a few months they ride on their mother's back.