Ever since the sighting of a rare wild gaur in Chumphon's Thung Tako district three months, villagers have been abuzz at the prospect of it mating with domesticated cows.
Wildlife authorities and local people say that a cross-bred animal would produce a new hybrid of cattle that would yield more economic benefits.
The cross-bred cattle would be larger than the domesticated ones and produce more meat. Also, the new breed would attract tourists.
This article is older than 60 days, which we reserve for our premium members only.You can subscribe to our premium member subscription, here.