Veterinary Centre treats Amrithanadamayi’s pet dog Thumban
Kollam: Thumban was hesitant to enter the casualty. The employees tried their best to get him inside. Finally, the affectionate caressing by Swamini Kripa tamed him. By the time, the doctors arranged everything in the operation theatre for him.
Thumban is the pet dog of Matha Amrithanadamayi Math. He was attacked by two stray dogs while standing in the compound. Before Swamini Kripa could arrive the spot, the stray dogs ran away leaving Thumban wounded on thighs and chest. He was immediately taken to the District Veterinary Centre in ambulance.
Senior Veterinary Surgeons Dr. D. Shine Kumar and Dr. B. Ajith Babu treated the pet dog after tranquilizing him with medicines. Within half an hour, his wounds were dressed and he regained consciousness. Swamini Kripa took him back to Math in their vehicle.
Thumban has already had some other mishaps in his life. Once the elephant Lakshmi in the Math had thrown him by its trunk. Luckily, he managed to escape without much injuries.