My new career as a mahout – (Luang Prabang, Laos, 05-Jun-13)

Katie, the elephant whisperer. Always good to have a back-up plan in case the new biz is slow to start.

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We also met a 2 week old elephant who shares the same birthday as our new niece, Mabel. The similarities stop there, though, with about a 97 kg birth weight difference and mama who endures 24 months of pregnancy!

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12 thoughts on “My new career as a mahout – (Luang Prabang, Laos, 05-Jun-13)

  1. Cat

    You two look great on an elephant! Human Mabel is also 2 weeks today, what are the odds! Pretty cute!

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  2. Bill & Gretchen Arnemann

    There always is Ringling Bros if Katie wants to work closer to home. Beauty (Katie) and the Beast (which one?) Signed, “The Elders”

    Reply

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