Feb 162013
 

Parade of shame: The elephants of Thailand forced to ride tricycles and steer with their trunks Parade of shame: The elephants of Thailand forced to ride tricycles and steer with their trunks

Parade of shame: The elephants of Thailand forced to ride tricycles and steer with their trunks Parade of shame: The elephants of Thailand forced to ride tricycles and steer with their trunks

As the country’s national symbol, you would expect the people of Thailand to show nothing but respect for their elephants.

But the once-majestic beasts are clearly still viewed by some as mere circus performers.

In this case, they have been trained to ride tricycles – and steer using their trunks.

Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1347944/Elephants-Thailand-forced-ride-tricycles-steer-trunks.html#ixzz2L26xdqAh
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