Carol Buckley is an international leader in the care and trauma recovery of elephants.
With more than forty years experience working with elephants in captivity, Buckley is known for her extensive knowledge of elephant values, physiology and culture. She has developed revolutionary non-dominant management systems (known as Compassionate Elephant Care Systems) and holistic healthcare programs that support the recovery of elephants while ensuring their autonomy.
Her groundbreaking, international work brings together biologists, scientists, veterinarians, educators, mahouts, researchers, government agencies and NGOs.
Carol Buckley is founder and President/CEO of Elephant Aid International (EAI), which is working to improve the health and welfare of elephants throughout the world…one elephant at a time.