safari Park

Safari Park Volunteer Program is an independently run volunteer group that operates at the Safari Park Open Zoo in Bo Phloi, 45 minutes from Kanchanaburi. Their main project is to improve the welfare of the animals at the park and to educate the local industry about responsible tourism.

Volunteers work on numerous different animal projects with monkeys, bear cats, big cats, cubs, giraffes and zebras.

Please click here to find out more.

NAUCRATES is an NGO organization based in Italy that operates in southern Thailand, Phra Thong Island, focusing on wildlife conservation (endangered species like sea turtles), mangrove restoration, natural resources management and community development.

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The Wild Animal Rescue Foundation (WARF) is in need of volunteers to help in their projects that are devoted to animal care. Their projects are best suited to people with a genuine interest in the care and well being of animals.

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Love Wildlife is a non-profit organization dedicated to the protection of Southeast Asian wildlife through education and outreach.

Please contact to find out about volunteering opportunities.

Wildlife Friends Foundation Thailand (WFFT), located in the Petchaburi province, is a registered foundation whose main objectives are the conservation of wildlife, protection of natural resources and the environment

Please send an e-mail or letter of motivation via email to explaining your interest in the project, a brief paragraph about yourself and your proposed length of stay.

Elephant Stay, located in Ayutthaya, offer volunteer positions for people with animal experience. Duties include cleaning, feeding, diet preparation, exercising and husbandry of elephants, assisting with guests.

Please click here to check on positions available or contact for further information.

Thai Society for the Conservation of Wild Animals (TSCWA), located in Nong Khai, is a non-governmental organisation and their projects research forest areas and work towards reintroducing some species that have been exploited to endangered levels.

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Mangrove Action Project, located in Trang,  partners with mangrove forest communities, grassroots NGOs, researchers and local governments to conserve and restore mangrove forests and related coastal ecosystems, while promoting community-based, sustainable management of coastal resources. Please click here to apply.

Elephant Nature Foundation (ENF) is a non-profit organization which advocates and acts on behalf of the rights of Asian elephants in Thailand. The ENF is working with the Local Provincial Government to improve the living conditions of the Asian Elephants in Surin.

Find out how you can volunteer and send an email to

Yonok Wetlands Project is a 'hands on public responsibility project' in Chiang Saen - they remind and persuade people who work in conservation groups, public organizations and local government of their responsibility to their chosen field.

For further details please contact

The Panya Project, based in Mae Taeng, Chiang Mai, aims to be an integrated example of sustainable living, using earthen building, permaculture, organic gardening, yoga, meditation, music, dance, and lots of laughter, to bring balance to the lives of those involved, as well as bring about a better world.

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Plant a Tree Today Foundation (PATT), located in Bankok, works to take action against deforestation and climate change through native forest restoration. They aim to raise awareness of global environmental issues and campaign for better environmental practices

Please click here to find further information.



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