Fact Check: Fox breastfeeding Koala babies in Australia? Here’s the truth

Following the deadly Australian wildfire, a video started doing rounds on social media and claims are being that a red fox is breastfeeding baby koalas.

” The Recent video of a fox letting baby koalas take feed from her in Australia gives hope that the country will work together to Bounce back to its glory” the text read.

FACT CHECK

NewsMobile fact-checked the video and found the claim to be false.

On taking out the keyframes of the video and putting it through Reverse Image search, we found that the same video had been uploaded on YouTube in previous years by different people.

The earliest video that we could find was dated Nov 21, 2014.

Luc Durocher, who uploaded the above video also uploaded another video with a different angle and there it is clear that the babies are not Koalas.

The above information proves that the claims attached to the viral video are FAKE.

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