NEWS

Baby Kit’s Journey to the Wild

March 10, 2019

To help ensure Baby Kit’s successful introduction into the wild, while at the same time allowing him to live the most natural life possible in captivity, we must listen carefully to his and his f...

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Khum the best fence builder in Laos

July 7, 2018

Khum our resident fence builder and lead guide is using a tractor to haul out heavy logs to build two new chain-free night enclosures for Peng, Kahm and Tong Kuhn - who spent their whole lives doing t...

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Meeting a family of elephants in the jungle

August 27, 2018

Meeting a family of elephants in the jungle

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Laos: Together We Thrive

July 11, 2018

Cedric JB has captured some soulfully beautiful footage of MandaLao and our elephants. What an epic video! Really capturing to true beauty of Laos and the amazing nature here. Please take sometime to ...

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Mae Tu’s pedicure practice

June 20, 2018

Mae Tu’s mahout, Gan, has taught her how to put her foot up on a stump - and keep it there for a bit. This is so important because now Tu can have her feet tended to by the vet - stressless as a ped...

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Meet the staff

May 12, 2018

  Outhai Anuluck, or "Thai," joined MandaLao just two months after it opened in December 2016. He grew up in the province of Oudomxay, in Donmueng village, moving to Luang Prabang at age 12. T...

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The Times They Are A-Changing for Elephant Training!

March 11, 2018

Have you seen videos of elephants enduring brutal abuse during the traditional “training” process? That footage captures the terror, pain and bewilderment of the elephant. It also captures the cer...

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