Following a string of complaints officials here in Pattaya have ordered stray dog catchers to pull their fingers out and round up the large number of stray dogs which are now calling Jomtien Beach their home.
A delegation of officials led by Deputy Mayor Manote Nongyai toured the beach back on February 26, who confirmed locals reports that the large number of stray canines were indeed causing a nuisance as well as damaging the cities imagine in the eyes of tourists.
Reports stated that the dogs were behaving in an aggressive manor, chasing people and defecating on footpaths as well as the beach.
The deputy mayor ordered dog catchers to round up the strays have them vaccinated and sterilized and placed in a local dog shelter.
Have you noticed either an increase or decrease in the number of Soi dogs along Jomtien beach, what are your thoughts on the matter let us know in the comments section.