Volunteer Spotlight: Eva

Volunteer Review from the Thailand Elephant Sanctuary “It is hard for me to put into words just how much I enjoyed my time at the sanctuary, and how much of an impact it had on me.” Eva is a designer, reiki master healer and animal communicator from the US who volunteered at the Thailand Elephant […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Emma

“If you are thinking of going to the Thailand Elephant Sanctuary, then make sure you do!”Emma is a Pharmacy Technician who volunteered at Globalteer’s Thailand Elephant Sanctuary in August 2015.Here, she talks about her experience helping to take care of the elephants at the sanctuary, and also learning more about these magnificent creatures. Choosing Globalteer After going […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Salomae

“Volunteering for a week at the Thailand Elephant Sanctuary for my 21st birthday was the best decision I have ever made.”Salomae is a student from Australia who volunteered at the Thailand Elephant Sanctuary in September 2015. Volunteering at the sanctuary Every morning I woke up to the sound of gibbons singing and set off for a […]

Meet the Elephants at the Thailand Elephant Sanctuary

The Elephants at the SanctuaryMany of the elephants have previously been used as “begging” elephants in various cities or working at elephant camps in tourist resorts. The sanctuary gives safe haven to approximately 10 elephants. The number of elephants at the sanctuary can vary based on space available and funds needed to rescue an elephant. […]

More Thai Elephant Sanctuary volunteer places now available!

We are excited to announce that extra volunteer spots have been opened up at the very popular Thailand Elephant Sanctuary for October, late November and the whole of December!The Thailand Elephant Sanctuary provides safe refuge to domesticated elephants who would otherwise be roaming the streets of big cities, living in bad conditions at working elephant […]

Mother and baby rescued by Thailand Elephant Project

Baby Elephant Rescue If you are going to the Thailand Elephant Sanctuary soon, then get ready to meet Princess, the newest and smallest rescue at the sanctuary. The project has welcomed Princess and her mother, Apple, after they rescued them from a nearby elephant camp. Eight month old Princess was found in chains and ‘for […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Jeanette

Volunteer Reviews for the Thailand Animal Sanctuary Jeanette volunteered at the Sanctuary for 8 weeks. Read Jeanette’s and other volunteer reviews about the Thailand sanctuary…  I spent over three months in Thailand. I can say without question, the two months I spent at the Thailand Animal Sanctuary was the most fun I had. The work […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Emma

Volunteer Review from Thailand Emma volunteered at the Sanctuary for 3 weeks. Read Emma’s volunteer review from Thailand…  I was met by my taxi to take me to the Thailand Animal Rescue Centre in Cha-Am. The taxi driver pointed out pineapple farms and temples along the way. I couldn’t decide whether I was excited at meeting […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Beata

The centre and the animals have really touched my heart…I’m sitting here pondering about how to express my experience at the centre in just a couple of sentences. And my conclusion is: It’s impossible! So many things happen in just one single day, so many impressions and feelings. What I can say is that it […]

Help Thai elephants AND rescued wildlife with our combined volunteer programme

Volunteer in Thailand Are you struggling to choose between volunteering with Globalteer’s Thailand Elephant Programme and our Thailand Wildlife Sanctuary? Can’t decide whether to devote your time to the amazing and majestic Thai elephants or the gibbons, bears and macaques at the wildlife sanctuary? Well now you don’t have to make that difficult decision! We […]