Over 300 abandoned cats rescued in Thailand

Rescuers helped save over 300 cats in Thailand

Location: NONTHABURI, THAILAND

The cats were found in two abandoned houses outside of Bangkok

SOUNDBITE) (English) ANIMAL ACTIVIST, WARATTADA PATTARODOM, SAYING: "The owner did not come to this building for quite a while, many months. So you can say that they were abandoned, but because of her (owner) unfortunate circumstances. But they were not abused. The cats still, some of the cats were not in the cage, still walking around. But it's really, really dirty, it's like really filthy."

The cats will be cared for by veterinarians

before being sent to an animal shelter in Chiang Mai

Video Transcript

[SPEAKING THAI]

[MEOWING]

- The owner did not come to this building for quite a while, many months. So you can say that they were abandoned. But because of her unfortunate circumstance. And but they were not abused.

The cats still, some of the cat were not in the cage, still walking around. But it's really, really dirty. It's like, really filthy.

[SPEAKING THAI]