Taksaon Duangurai fight against illegal slow loris vender's treatments

Report 2013: Part 1 - 05

Beside of their cute features which endanger them for illegal pet trading, slow loris has terribly sharp and strong cuspids. Illegal traders well know it, then they treat the danger teeth by themselves.

This illegal actions by laymen's hands mostly result in abscess formation in unilateral or bilateral mandibular for bacterial infection.

Taksaon Duangurai, a clinic veterinarian in Kasetsart University, Thailand, treated eleven cases of such dental fistula last two years.

She isolated more than twenty pathogenic bacteria having each specific antimicrobial sensitivity, suggesting effectiveness of complex dosing of antibiotics.