Tags : Elephants

Pattaya

Sriracha Tiger Zoo puts its 11 elephants up for sale

Thailand’s famous Tiger Zoo, in Sriracha district of the eastern province of Chon Buri, is offering its 11 elephants for sale, after the zoo closed on April 30th due to financial issues caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the zoo’s website, it is offering all 11 elephants,together with their caretakers, to anyone who is […]Read More

Chiang Mai

3 elephants killed by a falling tree in Chiang Mai

Three elephants were crushed to death under the weight of a huge falling Ta Khian (Hopea Odorata) tree and three others suffered injuries at an elephant shelter in Mae Wang district of Thailand’s northern province of Chiang Mai on Wednesday, according to Thai Elephant Alliance Facebook page. A freak storm reportedly struck the district yesterday […]Read More

Pattaya

Jobless Pattaya elephants begin 500km walk home

CHON BURI: After waiting in vain for tourists near Pattaya for more than a year, five elephants and their owners are heading back to their northeastern home province of Surin – a 500km journey, on foot. Members of five extended families were walking with their five elephants, with a pickup truck protecting the group in […]Read More

Isan

Man, 80, Killed By Wild Elephant In Khao Yai

NAKHON RATCHASIMA, Jan 15 (TNA) – A wild elephant stomped to death a man, 80, while he was sleeping in his tent at the Khao Yai National Park. The incident happened on the Pha Kluai Mai camping ground. The dead man was identified as Prayote Jitboon, a native of Muang district in Samut Prakan province. […]Read More

Pattaya

One dead after reportedly being attacked by wild elephant in

Chonburi – A local resident in the Bor Thong district died this morning after reportedly being attacked by a wild elephant which was the third death in twenty days related to elephants. The Bor Thong Police was notified of the incident early this morning (November 12th) at a rubber plantation in the Tat Thong sub-district. […]Read More

Pattaya

Elephants break into Chonburi resident’s home looking for food

Chonburi – Elephants have visited a local residents kitchen to search for bakery items in rural Chonburi earlier this week. Ms. Worawan Sriwarunnon, 37, told The Pattaya News, “On Wednesday night I was making bakery items in the kitchen at night when two elephants were walking nearby.” “One of the elephants took some bread and […]Read More