Up early to head to an elephant orphanage where a lucky, select few get to bottle feed the calf, which is sadly tethered to a chain to stop it running off.

Up early to head to an elephant orphanage where a lucky, select few get to bottle feed the calf, which is sadly tethered to a chain to stop it running off.

This elephant lost its leg when it stood on a land mine. The Japanese government funded an orthotic foot fit, but the creature refuse to wear it. Consequently, his other fore leg has become deformed due to the pressure it sustains being a 'tripod'.

This elephant lost its leg when it stood on a land mine. The Japanese government funded an orthotic foot fit, but the creature refuse to wear it. Consequently, his other fore leg has become deformed due to the pressure it sustains being a ‘tripod’.

Bath time for the pachyderms.

Bath time for the pachyderms.

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