Entries in Elephants (15)

Tuesday
Feb232016

Alex Walker - Thailand Elephant Sanctuary

With plans to go on to being a vet, Alex wanted the chance to volunteer hands on with animals. That's exactly what she got during her week stay at the Thailand Elephant Sanctuary with Frontier. Her experiences however, went above and beyond just caring for the elephants.

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Monday
Jan042016

Izzy Hamilton - Thailand Elephant Sanctuary

For two weeks Izzy jumped head first into a volunteering project in an Elephant Sanctuary in Thailand helping to feed and look after the Elephants there. Making new friends (both human and Elephant) and getting up close and personal with one of her favourite animals certainly made the trip a memorable one.

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Friday
Nov272015

South Africa Veterinary Internship: Holly Baines

Holly is applying to do a masters in wild animal biology and study diseases in the wild. She went to South Africa to do a veterinary internship to strengthen her knowledge of animals before starting her course.

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Monday
Oct262015

Sri Lanka Elephant and Leopard Conservation Project - Kirsty Orr

Kirsty saw this Sri Lankan project as a perfect combination of her love for Elephants and desire to travel in Asia. She completely adored her time away and was enchanted by the different culture and lifestyle. The work she completed whilst away was totally worthwhile and she is already planning to volunteer again!

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Wednesday
Jul302014

Thailand Elephant Sanctuary by Holly Steele, July 2014

Holly Steele volunteered with Frontier on the Thailand Elephant Sanctuary project. She talks to the Gap Year Blog about the hard and sweet moments of her travel: I'm rather faint hearted when it comes to bugs and reptiles, however after a few weeks they seemed like part of the family!

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Thursday
Apr242014

Namibia Desert Elephant Conservation By Claire O’Reilly April 2014

Claire O'Reilly volunteered on Frontier's Namibia Desert Elephant Conservation project where she helped in essential construction work in aid of the conservation of the dwindling numbers of African elephants.

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Thursday
Feb132014

Namibia Desert Elephant Conservation By Melanie Alexander

Melanie Alexander volunteered on Frontier's Namibia Desert Elephant Conservation project where she helped in the work that is needed to help in the conservation of elephants. 

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Wednesday
Feb122014

Namibia Desert Elephant Conservation by Steph Hart

Steph Hart volunteered on Frontier's Namibia Desert Elephant Conservation project where she helped carry out essential maintenance work for the conservation of a vast array of wildlife.

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Monday
Feb032014

Sri Lanka Elephant & Leopard Conservation by Christina Saylor

Christina Saylor volunteered in the Sri Lanka Elephant & Leopard Conservation project where she helped with the project's goal to reduce human-elephant conflict in Sri Lanka's rural areas.

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Thursday
Jan232014

Namibia Desert Elephants Conservation by Sonia Lees

Sonia volunteered on the Namibia Desert Elephant Conservation project where she learnt about the work being done to protect the species and got to study elephants up close!

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