Video: Lullaby puts elephant to sleep


According to the comments on this YouTube video, the elephant handler, Lek, is singing “Itsy Bitsy Spider” in Thai.  It seems to relax Faamai, a female Asian Elephant.  They say music soothes the savage beast, but Faamai seems very gentle to start with.  The video comes from Elephant News, a Thailand-based partner of the Elephant Nature Park and Save Elephant Foundation: