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It was a sad day for us all….

Please note that this story may cause distress to some readers but I think it is necessary to show that every day work of wildlife rescuers is not always what one would hope. A few days ago we received three telephone calls within the space of an hour from people…

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Back to the Wild for these two Beautiful Boys

After spending some time under the specialist care and treatment of our team at the WFFT Wildlife Rescue Centre these two lucky long-tailed macaques returned home recently after arriving at WFFT with severe injuries. Both macaques made a full recovery so it was time to send them home. See their…

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Slow Loris Rescued Before Being Eaten

A Bengal slow loris (Nycticebus bengalensis) was borught into WFFT a few days ago after being rescued by some local people. They had been out fishing and saw some people with a wild loris they had poached and had planned to eat it. They purchased the loris for 400.00 THB…

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Monkey Slaves Removed from Chains

Yesterday the WFFT Rescue Team headed out to an urgent call about two young male Northern pig-tailed macaques (Macaca leonina) that were ‘no longer needed' by their owners. The two macaques in question were being kept on the 5th floor of a hotel in a city about an hour from…

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Back to the Wild, Run Free Little One…

You may remember the story of a Trapped ‘Pest’ - Sub-adult long-tailed macaque from last month? This young female macaque had a ruff start to life after almost being killed as a perceived ‘pest’. She arrived at WFFT last month with some severe injuries to her abdominal area after being…

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‘Problem’ LTM Male Successfully Relocated

A few days ago we received a call from some concerned monks about an adult long-tailed macaque that had taken up residence at a temple close to the WFFT Wildlife Rescue Centre. The macaque in question had moved far away from any other known population of macaques so the WFFT…

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Infant Male Long-tailed Macaque Rescued

A few days ago we received a call about a very young infant long-tailed macaque (Macaca fascicularis) that had been found after being abandoned by his mother. He was found one month prior to being brought into the WFFT Wildlife Rescue Centre and given the name ‘Phubai’. A de-sexing program…

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Injured Infant Macaque ‘Hope’ in a Critical Condition

A few days ago we received reports of a critically injured infant male long-tailed macaque (Macaca fascicularis), that had been found close to a temple inhabited by a large troop of macaques. The rescue team headed out straight away to investigate. Upon arrival to the scene, the severity of his…

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In Chains No More – WFFT Welcomes Warnorn

Warnorn the five-year-old male long-tailed macaque (Macaca fascicularis) is free from chains after spending the first five years of his life with humans after his mother was butchered and eaten. Warnorn was found in March 2011 on an island in southern Thailand when he was a young baby. We are…

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Wild Long-tailed Macaque Rescue

Last week the WFFT Wildlife Rescue Team headed out to Phetchaburi to investigate a report from a concerned local about a young male long-tailed macaque (Macaca fascicularis) that had been hit by a car. Upon arrival to the scene, the team found a young male that had sustained serious injuries…

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Long-tailed Macaque in Critical Condition

Yesterday some concerned locals brought a severely injured male long-tailed macaque (Macaca fascicularis) the the WFFT Wildlife Rescue Centre. He had been found unable to move on the ground by the side of a road in Phetchaburi. Our first assumption was that he had been hit by a car, as…

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Sickly Baby Langur arrives at WFFT for Treatment

A few days ago a baby dusky langur (Trachypithecus obscurus) was brought into WFFT by people who had acquired him as a pet only 10 days prior. He was very sick and had been vomiting for the time they had being keeping him, they wanted our vet team to treat…

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Another Successful Primate Relocation

We received a call about a rogue male long-tailed macaque (Macaca fascicularis) that had been found inside a hotel in Hua Hin. The staff were scared of his presence, worried he was going to attack and injure someone. In an attempt to scare him away they began using a sling…

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