A man washes his elephant in sea, on December 22, 2011 on Ko Chang, Thailand. Nowadays, cheap agricultural machinery practically superseded the elephants from the Thai countryside, but by the development of the tourism industry found a new use for them. Elephant - pretty clever animal and easy to train. Throughout Thailand there are several special training centers for elephants, where they will learn the basics of their future 'profession'
Photo Taken On: December 22nd, 2011