ALERT! : Hambantota, Sri Lanka: 400-500 wild elephants are living on land threatened by industrialization, and massmigration. Please support the establishment of The Hambantota Proposed Wild Elephants Management Reserve in order to save this forest not only for elephants, but also for Palmyra trees more than 100 years old and Halmilla trees as well as other species and entire ecosystem. > read more
Founder: Soraida Salwala. Hospital director: Dr. Preecha Phuangkum DVM.
Between 1993 and 2010 FAE treated 3 326 elephants: 556 elephants at the hospital, 565 out patients, and the mobile clinic threated 2 205 elephants. Of those 57% (1010 cases) were female elephants. The majority were treated for deworming and vitamin defiency.