The first cartoon cat was Felix the Cat in 1919. In 1940, Tom and Jerry starred in the first theatrical cartoon “Puss Gets the Boot.” In 1981, Andrew Lloyd Webber created the musical “Cats,” based on T.S. Eliot’s Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats.
Thinking of adopting a new cat? Before you do, give some thought to a number things, including the reason you want a cat in the first place.
Are you looking for a companion? Is it because you find them cute and entertaining? Is it for the health benefits you might derive? Do you want a new [...]
If your cat or dog is hit by a car, be very careful because an animal in pain is more likely to bite. So muzzle the pet first with a scarf, belt, or towel, unless it’s vomiting. Then gently get the pet off of the road and away from traffic by sliding the injured animal [...]
by Nancy Aly-Hegazy
Bingo Night is another highly anticipated annual special event organized by the Pattaya International Ladies Club (PILC). The event this year, held at Linda’s Restaurant in Jomtien, managed to be both successful (raising over 30,000 baht for our charities) and fun for the club’s members, families and friends. We had plenty of winners, [...]
by William Macey
It is for the benefit of the handicapped and underprivileged when various groups get together and help those in need and a case in point is the joint venture of The Growling Swan, Khao Bi Sri, Jimmy and it was Pattaya Sports Club who put all the pieces together to achieve a successful [...]
Large numbers of students from Thai-Chinese International School in Bangkok and Pattaya volunteers from Father Ray Foundation, Tourist Police Volunteers, Nova Group, Premier Environmental Solutions, Rotary Club and local media joined the effort to make Pattaya clean at the 20th Green Pattaya cleaning on Pratumnak Hill.
To celebrate the 20th event, the volunteers extended the cleaning [...]
I had heard about a small center near Mapbrachan Lake caring for adults living with HIV. My first exploration to discover the whereabouts of Ban Pak Rakpuan (known as The Glory Hut Foundation) ended in failure. A phone call to the center asking for help resulted in a motorbike coming to my aid and leading [...]
Recently opened Cartoon Network Amazone waterpark, Asia’s largest aqua playground, entertained a group of special needs children from the Horseshoe Point therapy riding program. As a riding therapist, it is beneficial to see our special needs riders in a different surrounding. This helps to further understand their personalities and needs. Watching them process their new [...]
They may have had smiles on their faces, but behind the smiles it was easy to see just how nervous the 50 potential students were as they arrived in Pattaya to apply to study at the Redemptorist Vocational School for People with Disabilities.
From all over the country they came, arriving in the back of pick-up [...]