A dolphin has been taken to Phuket for treatment after being washed up on a beach in Phang Nga yesterday (June 4th).
The Royal Thai Navy based in Phang Nga was notified from a local resident, Mr. Apisit Soonthonghao, that a dolphin was found on the Kuek Kak Beach in the Takua Pa district.
Officials from the Sea Turtle Conservation Center at the Royal Thai Navy quickly arrived at the beach.
The dolphin which is still alive as of press time is 1.5 meters long. It is believed that the dolphin had been washed up on the beach by strong waves.
The dolphin was taken to the Phuket Marine Biological Center in Cape Panwa, Wichit sub-district, Mueang Phuket district for treatment.