Faa Mai had a specific purpose, so she decided to keep her human friend away from visitors until she managed to get it.
Today we want to tell you a story that has gone viral on the web and that comes fromElephant Natue Park, in the province of Chiang Mai, in northern Thailand. The protagonist is a elephant named Faa Mai.
The big animal loves when its keeper gently strokes it and sing a lullaby to his puppy. So when he saw the visitors arriving, he decided to do something about it resolve the situation. He pushed the woman away with his trunk and then went back to enjoy her song.
The video made the rounds of social networks in a short time, spreading to every part of the world and doing smile thousands of people.
As I met the visitors, Faa Mai suddenly broke into our conversation with clear intent. He pushed me out onto the pitch, taking me further and I wondered what he really wanted.
The Elephant Nature Park, where Faa Mai lives, is a recovery and rehabilitation center for elephants. It’s a sanctuary where these great and noble animals find their second chance.
The guardian Lek Chailert she has been taking care of Faa Mai since she was born and this gave birth between the two of them special bond. When the elephant started pushing her, the woman got carried away, intrigued by her purpose.
Finally, Faa Mai took me to see little Thong Ae, whom she has adopted as her own since she arrived. Eventually, Faa Mai made me understand that she wanted me to sing a lullaby to her little friend, because she really likes it when I sing her the lullaby. It’s so nice to see my little girl who has such a loving heart. I am so proud of this girl!
The images made people smile and at the same time moved thousands of people! It’s amazing how strong the bond can be between an animal and its keeper. Faa Mai is undoubtedly very grateful and happy to have Lek in her life and wants share the love he has received from her also with the puppy Thong Ae.