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Elephant Aid International (EAI) was established in 2010 with a single focus: to improve the welfare of elephants in captivity.
EAI is currently working in Southeast Asia, providing expertise, education and hands-on assistance in, as well as developing new models for, the care, training, management and rehabilitation of captive elephants.
Awe inspiring and highly revered by some religions, elephants have been declared a heritage animal in many of their native countries, yet they stand on the brink of extinction worldwide. The question is whether there is room for humans and elephants to coexist and share the limited resources of our planet.
Carol Buckley has been working with elephants for the last 38 years. She had set up an elephant haven in the USA for rescued animals from circuses, zoos etc. Carol has won many international awards. She is Founder of Elephant Aid International. Presently, Carol is in India to help set up an elephant care centre, the first of its kind in Asia.