Meet Poppy, our newest baby long tailed macaque. She was only a few hours old when her mother was attached and killed by dogs. Lisa, who has been rescuing dogs for decades in Koh Chang, took her in and handed her to WFFT when she was 10 days old and…
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Check out the fundraising update this week! Once again, WFFT would like to say huge thank you to everyone who has helped us raise funds for the new animal habitat fundraising appeal, so far this week we have raised $188.
We are getting closer to our target! WFFT would like to say huge thank you to everyone who has helped us raise $6581 for the new animal habitat urgent fundraising, but we still have a long way to go.
Unlike most other wild cats, the fishing cat lives primarily along rivers and in mangrove forests. Their main prey is fish. They have webbed feet, this helps them swim and stops them from sinking when walking on mud.
After spending many years in captivity two Large Bamboo Rat’s (Rhizomys sumatrensis) were handed over to WFFT a few days ago. We have named them Stuart and Little.
This project will be focused on giving refuge to cat species not found in Thailand and tigers from circuses in Europe, in collaboration with Stichting Leeuw in The Netherlands.
This week a family travelled from Bangkok to WFFT with a very young Common Squirrel monkey (Saimiri.) named ‘France’.
Early this week we received a call from a family that wanted to find a new home for their pets, two Asian small-clawed otters (Amblonyx cinerea) named Thung Ngern and Thung Thong. Early yesterday morning these lucky otters arrived at their new home.
The Asian small-clawed otter is the smallest of the 13 species of otter; with a body length around 45-61cm, weighing less than 3kg. The name comes from their tiny claws.
Saturday night the WFFT Wildlife Rescue Team headed to downtown Petchaburi to rescue a young male long-tailed macaque (Macaca fascicularis) that had been electrocuted and fallen to the ground.
Rescued - This week the WFFT Rescue Team headed to downtown Phetchaburi after we received a phone call from a local man who had found an injured Brahminy Kite lying on the ground in his garden.
The cassowary is known as the most dangerous bird in the world!!! Powerful and fast speed kicks from a cassowary can cause serious injuries and be potentially life threatening.
Keep an eye on gibbons family April, Whisky, and Soda walked across the rope bridge to their new island, while we make improvements to their main one.
"Hedwig" an Asian barred owlet (Taenioglaux cuculoides) was found by the side of a busy road after being hit by a car. Luckily a concerned local found it and contacted WFFT for help.
Meet 'Jiffy', a Blue-winged Pitta who was brought in to the WFFT Rescue Centre a few days ago.