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Cave Rescue: Boys and Football Coach Free From Tham Luang
Offbeat  (tags: Cave Rescue, Good News, Thailand )

Linda
- 98 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The boys, aged between 11 and 17, became trapped with their coach on 23 June, Divers in northern Thailand have rescued all 12 boys and their football coach from flooded caves, 17 days after they got trapped underground.
Thai Cave Rescue: What Next for the Trapped Boys?
Offbeat  (tags: Trapped Boys, Cave Rescue, Thailand )

Linda
- 99 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The Thai cave complex where 12 boys and their football coach are trapped is a snaking system of caverns and crevices which pose a range of problems for rescuers.
VIDEO: Blind Elephant Rescued From Cruel Tourist Industry Gets the Warmest Welcome From Her New Herd
Offbeat  (tags: thailand, tourist industry, Animal Exploitation, elephant, rescued, blindness, Animal Cruelty, companion animals, welcome, Prevention of Animal cruelty, protection, freedom, better life )


- 222 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
Meet Ploy Tong, a blind elephant who was brought to Elephant Nature Park in Northern Thailand after being rescued from the trekking industry. Before her rescue, Ploy Tong was forced to carry tourists on her back daily from dawn until dusk.
DNP: Wild Tiger Population in Thailand Increases
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, population increase, Thailand, protection, animals, wildlife )

Cher
- 227 days ago - englishnews.thaipbs.or.th
Thailand has been successful in its effort to increase wild tiger population, especially in Huay Kha Khang wildlife sanctuary, the National Parks, Wildlife and Plants Conservation Department (DNP) deputy director-general Pinsak Suraswadi, said
Thai Seizure of a Dozen Captive Tigers Resurrects Farming Threat
Offbeat  (tags: tigers, farming, Thailand, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 249 days ago - traffic.org
A recent discovery of a dozen Tigers at a property in eastern Thailand serves as a reminder that Tiger farming is still a threat to Southeast AsiaâEUR(TM)s wild Tigers and an enforcement challenge for the regionâEUR(TM)s authorities.
Living With Elephants: Dispelling Myths, Setting Standards and Changing Attitudes
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, thailand, myths, animals, environment, humans, wildlife )

Lone
- 440 days ago - chiangmaicitylife.com
The threat is that not many people in those markets actually care about animal welfare. The lower income from low paid tourists will only force the camp to work the elephants harder to earn the same amount of money. It is destructive.
Thailand's Chunky Monkey on Diet After Gorging on Junk Food
Offbeat  (tags: thailand, monkey, diet, animals, environment, humans, wildlife )

Lone
- 513 days ago - abcnews.go.com
"After he ate food given by humans for a while, he developed a fat mass, which became a type of benign tumor," Supakarn said. "He is now in critical condition where there is a high risk of heart disease and diabetes."
You Cheeky Monkey! Macaque Climbs Onto a Fishing Boat in Thailand and Tries to Steal Coconuts After Downing a Tourist's VODKA
Offbeat  (tags: macaque, Thailand, tourists, party, steals, vodka, coconuts )

Scooby
- 540 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Thailand is well known for its beach raves and cheap alcohol - but two holidaymakers were shocked when a monkey caused chaos by crashing their boat party
New Population of Rare Tigers Found in Eastern Thailand
Offbeat  (tags: Indochinese tiger, critically endangered, national park, Thailand )


- 567 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A new breeding population of the critically endangered Indochinese tiger has been found in a national park in eastern Thailand, conservationists say.
Turtle Named Bank Has 915 Coins Removed From Its Stomach In Thailand.
Offbeat  (tags: Sea Turtle, Thailand, Tourists, Coins, Fountain )

Derek
- 588 days ago - news.sky.com
The 25-year-old female sea turtle called Omsin, nicknamed Bank, spent years swallowing the money thrown into a pool in a park in Thailand by tourists.
More Controversy for Tiger Temple
Offbeat  (tags: Thailand, tigers, temple, wildlife, controversy )

Cher
- 856 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
The monastery accuses ThailandâEUR(TM)s wildlife department of bullying, and the temple faces possible closure.
Man Bitten By Nine-Foot Python While On Toilet
Offbeat  (tags: Python, Snake, Thailand, Bitten, Toilet )

Derek
- 873 days ago - news.sky.com
Attaporn Boonmakchuay suffered a three-inch (eight cm) wound after being bit on the penis by the snake which had crawled up through the plumbing.
The Heartwarming Story of Newlyweds Who Found a Sick Puppy Screaming in Pain on the Side of the Road While Honeymooning in Thail
Offbeat  (tags: ozzie, dog, thailand, rescued, heartwarming, saved, stray )

Scooby
- 968 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A newlywed couple have saved a 'sick and injured' puppy from the streets of Thailand after the three-month-old was found limping near death more than a week after he was hit by a scooter.
Tourist Attraction Samruai the Elephant Collapses and Dies in Thailand After 'Suffering Shock' From Fireworks Display
Offbeat  (tags: Samsuri, elephant, dies, Thailand, fireworks )

Scooby
- 981 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
These disturbing photos show an elephant about to be buried after collapsing and dying while working as a tourist attraction in Thailand.
 

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