Tags : Slow loris

Pattaya

Pattaya Woman Arrested For Exploiting Slow Loris

PATTAYA – Police say they have arrested a 23-year-old woman who was charging tourists in Pattaya to pose for photos with an endangered primate. Narumol Insa-art was arrested in downtown Pattaya with a slow loris, a small primate with large eyes that is native to Southeast Asia and listed as a protected species. Read more: […]Read More

Bangkok

Wildlife officials to keep a close watch on Bangkok’s Chatuchak

BANGKOK 3 October, 2011 (NNT) – The Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation of Thailand has stepped up its anti-wildlife trade efforts. Aside from intercepting animal smuggling at border areas, a special body will set up to watch out for wildlife trade in Bangkok. The National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department chief […]Read More