Woman Pours Water on Burned Hands of Kangaroo in Australia Wildfire
- Published: 07 January 2020
- A woman washes the burned hands of a kangaroo as brush fires rage on in Runnyford, New South Wales, Australia, Tuesday, January 7.
READ MORE: Wildfires ravaging Australia have taken a grisly toll on the country's wildlife with hundreds of millions of wild animals believed to have been killed in the blazes, along with thousands of livestock.
"Those who are working with wildlife, those who are having to go through that incredibly painful process of having to put down stock ... my heart - as someone who grew up in regional Victoria - I could only think how challenging it would be for my family to have to destroy stock,'' Victoria state Premier Daniel Andrews said. "I can barely imagine how the grief, the toll, that would take on you.''