abounds with many interesting pets that have become known
worldwide. Thai pets have unique markings, brilliant colors
and distinctive personalities.
Point Siamese Cat
was once known as the "Royal Cat of Siam". It
is gentle, dignified creature that have been kept as household
pets for centuries.
cat nicely embodies the elegance and grace of the Thai
nature. In Thailand, these lovable cats are treated as
symbols of good fortune-bestowing luck ion their owners.
The color of clouds
before heavy downpour is the charm of this kind of cat. Thus,
the Korat Siamese cat is the star of rain-making ceremonies held
at country fairs throughout the Kingdom.
Fireback Pheasant is one of the most beautiful members
of the pleasant clan. The English name dates to 1862,
when the King presented one to France.
Bantam Cock is a native
of Thailand. The cheeky bantam cock is a domesticated relation
of the red jungle fowl. They are a favorite children's pet and
the Bantam Club has been formed to preserve the pedigree.
Elephant Beetle is
the body builder of the insect world. It is a popular pet for
young boys who use them to stage mock gladiator battles. It grows
up to six centimeters long.
beetle boast a luminous green shell. Boys keep the beetle in matchboxes
as pets and in ancient Siam, women made colorful ornaments from