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Abundant advantages of Elephant trunk

Abundant advantages of Elephant trunk

Abundant advantages of Elephant trunk The elephant’s trunk contains a small muscle almost 40,000 muscles. Besides, there is a bone structure that is a branching sheet and various receptor cells that send the signal to their brain. Due to the trunk having 40,000 muscle fibers, the elephant’s trunk can move in any direction in terms…

Asian Elephants VS African Elephants

Asian Elephants VS African Elephants

African elephants live in Africa and live in an area that is mostly sparse forest. The African elephant is approximately 3 – 4 meters tall and weighs around 4,000 – 7,000 kilograms. The ears are larger than an Asian elephant and there are both male and female tusks. They eat about 75 – 150 kilograms…

Elephant Act

Elephant Act

The necessity to enact this act to solve problems. In order to protect and take care of elephants in consideration of the culture, traditions, ways of life, and occupation of the people including the implementation of international obligations. For preventing someone taking the elephant to become a pet, taking elephants for exploitation, taking elephants out…

Thai Elephant Day

Thai Elephant Day

An elephant is a Thai national animal and has been with Thai people for a long time. Every March 13 of every year was assigned to be Thai Elephant Day. Thai Elephant Day established from a subcommittee of the Thai Elephant conservation organization. Due to Thai Elephant Day will help Thai people turn their attention…

Elephant Endotheliotropic Herpes Virus

Elephant Endotheliotropic Herpes Virus

Elephant Endotheliotropic Herpes Virus (EEHV) The most virulent virus with the highest mortality rate in baby elephants which is usually found in age between 0-9 years. The virus will destroy the arterial walls and spreads along with the bloodstream to various organs and then throughout the body causing a lot of internal bleeding. The factors…

elephants-behavior

Elephant’s behavior

Elephant’s social behavior is living in a society that has a family structure like a human. Males and females have different behaviors. Females spend their whole life with their family which consists of mothers, children, aunts. These groups will have the oldest female leader. But the life of an adult male elephant begins to depart…

The elephant dung

The knowledge of elephant dung

The elephant dung is not dirty like most people think, but actually elephant dung has many benefits due to elephants are animals that eat only 100% of plants. Thus, elephant dung has many benefits that many people may not think of, so let’s see what elephants can do. Used to make stationary equipment called elephant…

The birth of a baby elephant

The birth of a baby elephant

The birth of a baby elephant is such a exciting to all elephant members of their herd. The baby elephant is in the midst of an elephant herd to be cared for and protected from other members. Afterward, elephants will explore a new member, and female elephants between the ages of 2 – 12 years…

The elephant is Thailand's symbol

How elephants became a symbol of Thailand

The elephant is Thailand’s symbol that can be observed from many places in Thailand will be decorated with elephant things such as temples, houses, amusement parks, and famous Thai drinks. There are many reasons why elephants are Thai symbols. In the past, elephants were used for the war which is an important force in the…