Cheetah Boyz: Three month old cubs born at Zoo Negara are getting us through today

It’s been a weird week, so let’s just take a moment to appreciate the delightful news coming from New Straits Times that a pair of cheetah cubs, Flash and Dash, born at Zoo Negara in June are in good health, and hella cute. Visiting media said that the duo largely avoided the new humans [Ed. ...

Animals

Nossa! Massive Amazon fish found floating in Borneo lake by jogger

Nossa! Massive Amazon fish found floating in Borneo lake by jogger

Passers-by at a popular lake in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah were shocked to see a massive fish floating in the waters in the Bukit Padang neighborhood of the city. The 108kg fish,...

Eat leaves, sleep, repeat: Malaysian-born baby panda finally gets official name

Eat leaves, sleep, repeat: Malaysian-born baby panda finally gets official name

Hello, fellow jaded and cold hearts: We come bearing good news. Sorta? Cute news and some fun facts. Malaysia’s second panda cub, born in January of last year, progeny of Zoo...

Wild elephant dies after being hit by truck on Malaysia’s east coast

Wild elephant dies after being hit by truck on Malaysia’s east coast

Sad news from Malaysia’s east coast this morning, with reports that an elephant who had come out of the jungle near Hulu Terengganu to cross the road, was hit by a truck...

Goat is GOAT: Pretty-boy caprine coming for your grass and your girl

Goat is GOAT: Pretty-boy caprine coming for your grass and your girl

Selamat datang readers, and get ready for another animal-friendly Coconuts KL story: We can’t help it that our wildlife kingdom friends keep making it onto our social feeds....

Pair of killer whales spotted off tropical Terengganu waters

Pair of killer whales spotted off tropical Terengganu waters

Terengganu’s off-shore Pelantar Dulang Petronas oil drilling platform had some unusual visitors yesterday, after a pair of killer whales decided to get up close and personal...

Locals claim herd of elephants and troop of macaques wreaking havoc on village

Locals claim herd of elephants and troop of macaques wreaking havoc on village

Villagers in the Hulu Terengganu area of Malaysia’s east coast have complained that a herd of elephants is destroying their community’s flora and fauna over the last week,...

Three elephants found poisoned in Malaysia

Three elephants found poisoned in Malaysia

Three elephants were poisoned to death near a palm oil plantation in Malaysia, officials said Friday, in the latest case of the endangered creatures being killed near human...

Father-son duo arrested in connection with shooting of caged monkey who ‘wouldn’t talk’

Father-son duo arrested in connection with shooting of caged monkey who ‘wouldn’t talk’

Following a widely circulated video of a young man firing a shot at, and subsequently killing, a caged monkey for not repeating the catch-phrase “baby sayang,” investigators...

Diver in waters off Sabah finds scores of ‘slaughtered’ hammerhead sharks

Diver in waters off Sabah finds scores of ‘slaughtered’ hammerhead sharks

Gareth Jones, a foreign diver who had ventured into the waters off Mabul Island, part of Sabah’s Semporna district, was surprised to find severed and hacked hammerhead sharks...


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Everyone loves animals. That’s probably the reason why animal related-stories do so well with Malaysians. We at Coconuts KL love animals too, which is why we aim to bring you the latest news and stories regarding our favourite furry, four (or more)-legged friends. So, if you’re into animals too, stick with us - like how a leech would.