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Khun Thongdaeng - The Royal Dog (2006)

 

Thongdaeng sitting down   Thongdaeng standing

Thongdaeng lying down   Thongdaeng with her litter

 

 Issue Name:

Khun Tongdaeng - the Dog of H.M. the King

 Thai Issue Name: คุณทองแดง สุนัขทรงเลี้ยง
 Issue Date: 2006/2549-09-01
 Cause: To encourage stamp collectionand to publicize Khun Thongdaeng, the dog of H.M. the King
 Catalogue Number: 2006/36-39
 Denomination: 3 Baht, 3 Baht, 3 Baht, 3 Baht
 Unused Value: 4 Baht, 4 Baht, 4 Baht, 4 Baht
 Complete Set:  16 Baht (unused), 8 Baht (used)
 Thailex Collection: Unused set
 Size: 30 x 40.5 mm
 Quantity of Stamps: 1,500,000 pieces per design
 Printer: Thai British Security Printing Public Company Limited, Thailand
 Subject: Khun Thongdaeng, the 17th royal dog of King Bhumipon Adunyadet (Rama IX), and her litter of 9 puppies, named Thongchompunut (ทองชมพูนุท), Thongyod (ทองหยอด), Thong-att (ทองอัฐ), Thong-aek (ทองเอก), Thong-muan (ทองม้วน), Thongthat (ทองทัต), Thongphlu (ทองพลุ), Thongyip (ทองหยิบ), and Thongnopphakhun (ทองนพคุณ). Thongdaen was born as a stray dog (fig.) near Rama IX Road and now lives in Dusit Palace.
 Related Link: Thongdaeng, sunak, Bhumipon Adunyadet, Rama IX