Presenting disturbing realities in a kid-friendly way is one of the challenges of this story. We’re being sort of silly on this page, but the tactic Biggy Boss is trying to use is real. Poachers shoot wild elephant mothers to get at their babies. Pretty harsh, huh?

If you’d like to learn more, a couple of years ago Edwin (the real one) wrote a controversial opinion piece discussing the realities of the elephant trade. You can find it here:

http://www.nationmultimedia.com/opinion/Thai-elephants-are-being-killed-for-tourist-dollar-30174341.html