Injured Monkey Rescued in Phuket

Phuket –

An injured monkey has been rescued in a residential area of Thalang.

The head of the Khao Phra Thaeo Nature and Wildlife Study Center, Mr. Pongchart Chueahom, told the Phuket Express that earlier this week they were notified by locals that there was a lost and injured monkey in Soi Nok Na.

It is a Southern pig-tailed macaque. The monkey had been injured but the type of injury was not disclosed. It is being provided with treatment by veterinarians before being released back safely to a local forest.

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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.