Elephant Care International


Elephants! A 17 year Journey from Audubon Zoo to Southeast Asia
Susan Mikota and Hank Hammatt to present Nov. 25, 2017 at Audubon Park Zoo in New Orleans . For more information please see the Audubon Announcement

MOU signed with the VELS Institute of Science, Technology, and Advanced Studies

Is tuberculosis a threat to elephants in the wild?

This and more on our NEWS page.

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

Elephant Care International is partnering with the Sri Lankan Wildlife Conservation Society to conduct a new EleVets program to deliver field-based training for veterinarians, immediate care for elephants, and collaborate with owners and mahouts to improve elephant welfare.  Learn more…

Professional Resources

Use the Menu at top to access resources for elephant professionals and interested parties.