Topic: Wildlife Rescue Unit
The veterinary team inspecting Toothie’s condition on Tuesday.
KOTA KINABALU: A severely injured bull elephant that was believed to have been hit by a vehicle in an accident a few months ago was euthanised on Tuesday (June 11) after rescuers failed to nurse it back to health.
KOTA KINABALU: Wildlife veterinarians looking after a stranded week-old Borneo pygmy elephant at a plantation in Tawau have decided to bring it into captive care to treat severe infections.
KOTA KINABALU: A green turtle suffering floater syndrome was rescued by nature lovers in Kudat, northern Sabah, who collectively paid RM350 to a taxi driver to take it to the Gaya Island Turtle Rescue Centre here.
KOTA KINABALU: A sick green sea turtle was rushed to the “turtle clinic” on Gaya Island near here today, after making a 215km trip by taxi from Simpang Mengayau in Kudat.
KOTA KINABALU: A whale shark, which died due to a plastic bag blocking its digestive system, was washed up on a beach near here.
KOTA KINABALU, Feb 8 — A whale shark that washed ashore on Tanjung Aru Beach in Menumbuk, Kuala Penyu, was found to have starved to death after ingesting a plastic bag.