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Animal lovers work on removing furballs from auction block


The Thai Animal Guardians Association and the Voice Foundation on Tuesday offered to look after the six cats that are among the assets seized from a gang of suspected drug traffickers.

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Animal lovers work on removing furballs from auction block

On Monday, a team of drug-suppression police raided a house in Rayong’s Klaeng district and arrested the occupant, Tathep Arun, on suspicion of belonging to a drug network run by “Kook Rayong” Soradet Sonsiri.

Animal lovers work on removing furballs from auction block

Police seized all assets including the six cats, which will be checked by the Department of Livestock Development before being auctioned off.

Animal lovers work on removing furballs from auction block

Roger Lohanan, the founder of the Thai Animal Guardians Association, said animal lovers were not happy with the idea of the cats being treated as assets.

Animal lovers work on removing furballs from auction block

"The Voice Foundation is trying to bring the cats into its car,” he said, adding that followers will be informed if there are any updates to this case.

Animal lovers work on removing furballs from auction block

 

Published : March 16, 2021

By : The Nation