Heartwarming video of koala, stuffed animal

The orphaned koala was seen nuzzling the teddy bear given to her by a U.S. veterinarian who is in Australia helping with the wildfires.
1:09 | 02/20/20

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Finally tonight, the koalas in Australia and the fires, but this evening, a different scenario. A koala founded orphaned, her mother gone and the American vet stepping in. We have reported on the devastating wildfires in Australia. The toll on the wildlife. The koalas. Tonight, the image posted by an American veterinarian, Paul Ramos. This koala saved, but the koala's mother lost. And then, this remarkable moment. This is a stuffed koala being handed to the female koala who lost her mom. This is for you. Reporter: Just listen. Same color as you. Reporter: The koala reaches out to her friend. Atta girl. Good girl. Reporter: The veterinarian writing, "This little girl unfortunately lost her mother. Truly we are all connected and we can and must do better," writing, "Members of the local community will step in to take care of her and hopefully release her back to the wild." One small step tonight, with her friend. Good girl. Incredible moment. Thank you for watching here tonight. I'm David Muir. I hope to see you tomorrow.

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