Kely is a male Golden Bamboo Lemur he is the leader of his troop. who live in Bamboo Woods of the Tree of Life. He makes debut in The River of Patience.
Kely has orange and gray fur, charcoal on his face, his paws and on the tip of his tail, and his eyes are orange and brown.
Kely is kind, friendly, grumpy, respectful and honorful.
He appears briefly in Rani's song.
He appears briefly in Bunga and Binga's song when Binga carries a rock in their contest with Heng Heng, Kely and the lemurs.
He fights over a bamboo with Heng Heng about their favorite bamboo stand.
Mama Binturong and her Army takes over the Tree of Life and Kely
and his troop is seen being chased by them and is then rescued by the Lion Guard.
- His name translates to "small" in Malagasy.
- Kely's voice actor also voices Tsah.