Leone Cosens

 

 

Age: 51

 

Summary: co-founder and general manager of the Phuket Animal Welfare Society (PAWS), considered as one of Thailand's leading non-profit animal shelters that had helped cared for, sterilize, and therefore reduce Phuket's stray dog population along with other organizations including her charter program Soi Dog Foundation, which also educates the local population in effective and humane animal management.

 

 

Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami

 

Born: October 13, 1953

 

Died: December 26, 2004

 

Location: Phuket, Thailand