Parents: Mae-Ja (mother)
The son of Mae-Ja, Soom-Boorn was born in the Mae Chaem District. Like his mother, he began work at an early age. Soom-Boorn spent approximately 20 years working as a riding and show elephant at Mae Tang. Following his mother’s retirement, Soom-Boorn was allowed by his owner to accompany her to the Elephant Jungle Sanctuary on compassionate grounds.