• Time to play!

    A great shot from the enrichment area. We believe this isn’t just Mae Boun Nam and Suriya playing innocently. She might actually be teaching him how to mount females….


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  • Governor of the Sayabury province visit the ECC

    The Governor of Sayaboury province, Phongsavanh Sitthavong, selected the Elephant Conservation Center (ECC) to reaffirm his commitment to the conservation of elephants in Laos. On October 5th, 2017, the Governor…


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  • Mae Khoun Song treatment

    Mae Khoun Song is the last female to arrive to the center. When she arrived, the hospital team noticed that she had a small abscess on the left side…… This content is available for people who sponsored an elephant only.Log In Sponsor now


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  • Comparison of two different techniques that measure elephant weight

    In terms of welfare, it is important to control the body weight of the elephants. Skinny or obese elephants are not considered healthy. There are two main techniques commonly…… This content is available for people who sponsored an elephant only.Log In Sponsor now


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  • World elephant day

    It’s International elephant day! We would like to celebrate it with a special image of today. The socialization area has three different areas. A grass area, a bushes area, and…


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  • Mae Boun Nam’s ultrasound check

    We welcomed the veterinarian, Dr. Christopher Stremme to perform a routine health check. We also performed an ultrasound check on all our elephants. Ultrasound tests can identify abnormalities in the…… This content is available for people who sponsored an elephant only.Log In Sponsor now


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  • Arrival of Mae Ping from Mekong Elephant Camp

    One of the missions of the Elephant Conservation Center is to breed elephants for conservation purposes. If an other camp wants to breed to protect the species, we share…


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  • Suriya’s eye care

    A few days ago, a bee bit in the upper eyelid of our younger elephant, Suriya. Because of the bite, the eye became very swollen, so the hospital team…… This content is available for people who sponsored an elephant only.Log In Sponsor now


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  • Arrival of a new female at the center

    We are proud to announce that we were able to bring one more elephant to the center. In April, we had a large enough budget to purchase Mae Khoun…


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  • Bua Banh abscess

    A few months ago we asked you to help us bring Bua Banh, an injured male, to the center. Because of all of your support, we were able to…… This content is available for people who sponsored an elephant only.Log In Sponsor now


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