Elephant Care International

Our new “ElephantCare ASIA Workshop,” will take place from September 23-29, 2018 at Green Hill Valley in Myanmar.

Working with a global team of elephant experts, this 7-day workshop will blend high quality veterinary care knowledge and skill-building with positive reinforcement training to ensure the health and wellbeing of captive elephants living throughout Asia.

Learn more here:  https://www.vietnamelephantinitiative.org/elephantcare-asia


Dr. Susan Mikota is a Diplomate of the American College of Animal Welfare
Career Profile of Nepalese Colleague
Wildlife Tuberculosis: An Emerging Threat for Conservation in South Asia
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Current Projects


Elephant Care International has been working in Nepal since 2006 to improve elephant healthcare, train veterinarians, and survey for tuberculosis (TB). Meet our vets and some of the elephants we know.   Learn more…


Vietnam is developing an Elephant Conservation Center. Elephant Care International is providing advice, technical support, and helping with two orphan elephants Jun and Gold. Meet Jun and Gold and read more.  Learn more…


Myanmar has 5000 elephants in captivity. Elephant Care International is helping to train elephant veterinarians, provide technical support, and develop welfare guidelines for Myanmar’s emerging elephant tourism industry.   Learn more…  

Sri Lanka

In 2017, Elephant Care International’s Director of Veterinary Programs and Research, Dr. Susan Mikota, delivered hands-on field-based training to 21 practicing Sri Lankan veterinarians as part of the innovative new EleVETS Project.

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