Rare cat released into wild in Ca Mau

The local government and forest rangers in the Mekong delta province of Ca Mau encouraged a man to release a rare cat into the wild in Dam Doi town.

The rare cat caught by a local in Dam Doi (Photo: SGGP)

The rare cat caught by a local in Dam Doi (Photo: SGGP)

Following the newspaper report about a 3 kilogram rare cat caught by resident Vo Quoc Bao in Dam Doi town and some people proposed to buy, local administrators and forest rangers advised him to let it into the forest.

Phan Hung Dung, head of the legislation board of the forest ranger, said that the animal is included on the list of endangered animals at risk of extinction. Locals are prohibited from catching it as per the law.


By Ngoc Chanh - translated by Anh Quan

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