Thai Elephant Day

Today, March 13, is the National Elephant Day in Thailand.

Some facts about these creatures:

1. Approx. 3,000 in the wild, but over 4,000 in captivity.
2. Elephants are the national symbol of Thailand.
3. National Elephants Day is March 13 to honor, support & pay respect to this wonderful animal which is so much apart of Thailand’s heritage and culture.
4. At CITES, Thailand pledged to ban the ivory trade.

Support Thai Elephants TODAY along with WWF Leonardo DiCaprio, Emily VanCamp, Josh Bowman and many many more by visiting HANDS OFF MY PARTS

Watch a clip from the Thai’s Chonburi province elephants enjoying a fruits buffet to celebrate this special day.

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