Performing elephants, chained elephants, ivory, zoos and howdahs all make for very sad images. Here are a selection of photos that we really don't want to have on our memory cards when we return from a vacation to Southeast Asia.
Volunteer with rescued elephants in an inspiring refuge
Elephant conservation volunteering in stunning Namibia
Family volunteering with elephants in Sri Lanka
Thailand elephant conservation: a new life for Thai ellies
Understand the Thai domestic elephant
Family elephant refuge volunteering in Thailand