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2018 was a big year for WFFT. We rescued 4 elephants, hundreds of wildlife, released hundreds more, built new enclosures for our orangutans and macaques, and secured 13 acres for future projects. We couldn’t have done any of this without our donors, sponsors, volunteers, guests, and dedicated staff. Thank you…

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BREAKING NEWS — Boon Dee is Free

Yesterday the WFFT Elephant Refuge welcomed another new soul to the herd. Boon Dee is half blind and has been rescued from a trekking camp in Pattaya. The rescue was made possible by the generous support of Joan Pearson who is again visiting WFFT from Australia. The difference with this…

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Tomorrow the WFFT Rescue Team will head out to free 50-year-old elephant ‘Thong-Ma’ from a life of chains and abuse. We have managed to raise $12,710 USD of the $22,000 fundraising campaign total. Thank you to all those who donated so far, especially Joan and co. in Australia for the…

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Can you help us Rescue these two Elephant Friends?

Can we give these Friends, Freedom Together Forever…? We need your help once again to save some elephants from a life in chains. We have discovered two female elephants in need of rescue from a tourist camp here in Thailand. Let us introduce you to Pum-Puang (Young Lady) who is…

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She is here!!! Nam Fon returns to WFFT

We have decided to transport Nam Pon to WFFT but are still raising funds to permanently secure her abuse free future at the WFFT Elephant Refuge. Thank you for all the supporters of this campaign so far. Nam Fon is a 45-year-old elephant that has spent most of her life…

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