• Thu, 11 Apr 2019 20:30
    Water battles with elephants kick off festivities
    ELEPHANTS WITH hearts and flowers painted on their bodies sprayed water at revellers celebrating Songkran on Thursday, in an annual event that has animal protection groups crying foul over animal cruelty.
  • Fri, 05 Apr 2019 01:00
    Thailand takes great stride towards ending cruelty to elephants
    When Minor Group CEO William Heinecke decided to cancel the King’s Cup Elephant Polo Tournament last year, the response was overwhelmingly positive.
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  • Sat, 30 Mar 2019 12:08
    Stranded baby elephants rescued by Thai rangers
    Six baby elephants separated from their parents and trapped in a muddy pit for days have been rescued by park rangers in rural Thailand, officials said Saturday.
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  • Sat, 30 Mar 2019 11:20
    REPORT: Sustainable solution sought to human-elephant conflict
    Fah Sai was only a month old when veterinarians from the National Parks Department found her trapped in a snare set on the edge of the Ang Rue Nai wildlife sanctuary in Rayong province in mid December.
  • Thu, 28 Mar 2019 19:00
    Wild elephants damage durian orchard in Chanthaburi
    Around 10 wild elephants raided a durian orchard in Chanthaburi's Tha Mai district late on Wednesday and stayed until Thursday morning, causing around Bt200,000 of damage.
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  • Tue, 26 Mar 2019 12:21
    Loei villagers call for help to drive some 100 wild elephants out of their plantations
    Residents of two tambons in Loei’s Phu Luang district Tuesday called on the authorities to send help to drive some 100 wild elephants from their plantations and villages.
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  • Wed, 13 Mar 2019 17:55
    Krabi celebrates National Elephant Day
    The Southern Elephant Hospital in Krabi is on Wednesday celebrating Thailand’s National Elephant Day. And seven elephants, all patients at the hospital, joined in.
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  • Mon, 11 Mar 2019 09:58
    Sanctuary chief spurns idea for taming Kanchanaburi’s roving pachyderms
    The head of Salak Phra Wildlife Sanctuary in Kanchanaburi, where wild elephants have caused problems for their human neighbours, has rejected the idea of giving the animals new sources of food nearer the communities, fearing it would only invite more risk.
  • Tue, 19 Feb 2019 01:00
    Farmers’ joy: elephant damage now covered
    THE CABINET has given its approval for farmers’ insurance to include intrusion by wild elephants that destroys their wet-season rice and maize.
  • Wed, 13 Feb 2019 11:29
    Elephants kill monk living in seclusion in Chachoengsao
    A monk who ignored a warning about wild elephants while setting up a tent on an oil-palm plantation in Chachoengsao for a period of seclusion was killed by an unknown number of them on Tuesday night.
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  • Thu, 31 Jan 2019 11:05
    Phang Nga man kicked to death by domestic elephant
    A man was kicked to death by a domestic elephant while he was delivering food to a group of elephants at a tourism business in Phang Nga's Muang district.
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  • Tue, 29 Jan 2019 12:00
    Week of Anantara fun helps our elephants
    Anantara Hotels, Resort & Spas will celebrate Thailand’s national animal, the elephant, for a week beginning on March 12 at the Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort. Guests there will be rubbing up against the gentle giants in their natural habitat.
  • Thu, 24 Jan 2019 12:13
    Motorists warned of smart elephants stealing food from vehicles on Chachoengsao road
    Motorists were warned of a possible ambush by hungry wild elephants on a highway through a wildlife sanctuary in Chachoengsao.
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  • Wed, 23 Jan 2019 07:10
    War Elephants return home
    Thailand’s national football team returned home on Tuesday after reaching the knockout stage of the Asian Cup in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates.
  • Mon, 21 Jan 2019 11:58
    Premchai and wife in court over tusk charges
    Premchai Karnasuta, the president of construction firm Italian-Thai Development who faces charges centred on illegal poaching in a Kanchanaburi wildlife sanctuary, appeared in Criminal Court in Bangkok on Monday on separate charges of smuggling and illegally possessing two pairs of tusks from African elephants.
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