Slow Loris Returned to Forest in Phuket – VIDEO

Phuket –

A wandering and lost slow loris has been returned to a forest in Thalang.

The head of the Khao Phra Thaeo Nature and Wildlife Study Center Mr. Pongchart Chueahom told the Phuket Express that they were notified of the lost slow loris by a rescue worker from the Kusoldharm Foundation in Mueang Mai on Saturday (July 8th).

They caught the slow loris which was wandering in a housing estate in Sri Soonthorn after they were notified by a local resident of the lost animal.

On Sunday, (July 9th), the slow loris, which was healthy, was released back to the Khao Phra Thaeo Non-Hunting area in Thalang.

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Goongnang Suksawat
Goong Nang is a News Translator who has worked professionally for multiple news organizations in Thailand for many years and has worked with The Pattaya News for more than four years. Specializes primarily in local news for Phuket, Pattaya, and also some national news, with emphasis on translation between Thai to English and working as an intermediary between reporters and English-speaking writers. Originally from Nakhon Si Thammarat, but lives in Phuket and Krabi except when commuting between the three.