It’s our demand for elephant rides and circus acts that lead to more baby elephants getting captured from their mothers, tortured, and sold off to entertain us.Whether you ride elephants in Thailand or not is your choice.
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Location: Chiang Mai, Thailand Company: Elephant Nature Park Useful Notes: Day trips last from 8am to 6pm and include delicious all-you-can-eat vegetarian meals.
They chat with friends and family members by chirping and trumpeting back and forth.
You have a greater appreciation for how intelligent and social they really are.
Founder Lek Chailert has been fighting to save the elephants and change her country’s acceptance of their treatment since she was a young girl.