Video aggressive Koala, which has for some time pursued a young woman on an ATV, became a hit on the Internet. This is informed by The Sydney Morning Herald. Record chase in 2 days typed in Facebook 1.7 million hits and more than 30 thousand shares.
The author of the video was the owner of a farm in the Australian Heywood (Victoria) ebony Churchill (Ebony Churchill). In the beginning of the video a woman wants to break away from the animal, but after a few seconds she stops and jumps off the ATV on a dirt road and Koala hangs on the wheel, like on a tree branch. In the final video shows that gave a young woman to escape from herbivorous marsupial: the way to it was blocked by a herd of cows.
Employee of the Queensland Institute of bill Ellis (Bill Ellis), specializing in the study of koalas, called the behavior of the animal is quite atypical. The view was also expressed that these herbivores are usually wary of people on the planet and vehicles. Specialist among other things reported that perceptions of friendliness koalas slightly exaggerated. "Wild koalas are quite dangerous. They have extremely sharp claws and a really strong and sharp teeth. They can seriously damage your health" - explained the scientist.
This is not the 1 case where koalas in Australia invade people's lives. In early February, a 15-year-old student Sam Boxing (Sam Box) saw the animal sitting in the car his family. When the young man opened the door, Koala hastened to retire.