Coney Island: The life and death of a lonely Singapore cow
Singapore's favourite - and only - wild cow died this week. The Coney Island Cow lived for years on a small island north-eastern park, but as Heather Chen explains, its origins were as mysterious as its death was sad.
Nameless and elusive, no-one really knows how the lonely bull wound up on Coney Island.
"The animal may have wandered in. It was only noticed after dam crossings were built," said Singapore's National Parks Board (NParks), responsible for managing the city state's greenery.
"But as no-one has reported a lost cow, its presence on the island remains a... read more
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